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December 27, 2018

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Contact: Sheriff Herman T. Jones • 785.251.2202

Stabbing 2700 SE Croco Rd

On December 22, 2018 at 1702 hours the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office received a call from a motorist who saw an individual laying in the roadway in the 2700 blk of SE Croco Rd. Upon arrival on scene first responders discovered the individual laying in the roadway had been stabbed.

The stabbing occurred after a physical altercation had taken place between two young adult males. Both individuals were transported to Stormont Vail Hospital for their injuries. The individual who was stabbed was transported with life threatening injuries but is expected to survive.

The Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office, AMR, Shawnee Heights Fire and Shawnee County Parks and Recreation Police responded to the scene.

The incident is still being investigated, anyone with information related to this incident is asked to contact the Shawnee County Sheriff’s Office at 785-251-2200.

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