Briefly noted: 2 arrested for theft at Oak Park after report of gun disturbance

Several police vehicles responded to a report of a gun disturbance at Oak Park Mall on Thursday, but officers didn’t find the report credible. Photo credit Mike Kalasnik.

Police arrest two for theft after report of someone waving a gun. Overland Park police responded in force to a report of someone waving a gun at Oak Park Mall Thursday, but when the arrived at the scene they found the situation was different than reported. A gun was found inside a store, but the owner was licensed to carry it. However, the gun owner and a second person were taken into custody in connection with a theft at another store. [2 in custody following disturbance call at Oak Park Mall — KCTV]

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