Roeland Park police arrest man for shooting gun near 54th and Roe Avenue


Roeland Park police announced this afternoon that they had apprehended a white male in the 5400 block of Roe Avenue for shooting a firearm.

According to Police Chief John Morris, the shooter was discharging the gun in the vicinity of a neighbor’s home. Police arrived on the scene quickly after the report came in. They were able to secure the scene and seize the weapon without any injuries.

Police took the suspected shooter to Johnson County Jail.