Report of Aggravated Assault
TOPEKA, Kan.- TPD Officers responded to the 4000 Blk SW Huntoon on January 18th at approximately 6:30 p.m. to speak to a victim of an Aggravated Assault. The victim, an employee of the business, relayed a subject had come into the store several times armed with what appeared to be a firearm and threatened to harm the victim and their family.
K9 Officers trailed from the store to the east with limited success. Through research of similar calls for service in the area, officers were able to identify a possible suspect. A residence associated with the possible suspect was located and officers responded, knocked, and attempted to speak with any of the residents.
A search warrant was received and served on the residence. The firearm used in the Aggravated Assault was recovered along with several pounds of marijuana.
Giovanni Coleman, 27, Topeka, was transported to the Department of Corrections on charges of Aggravated Assault and Criminal Threat.
LaShawn M Kelley Sr,28, was transported to the Department of Corrections on charges of Criminal Possession of a weapon, Possession of stolen property, and drug charges.
Contact: LT Colleen Stuart email@example.com