TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – Wabaunsee County deputies are investigating an armed robbery of a Good Samaritan on I-70.
The Wabaunsee County Sheriff’s Office reports the robbery happened at 1:08 a.m. in the area of Snokomo Road and I-70, west of Maple Hill.
The sheriff’s office tells KSNT News a victim, identified as Shawn Lynch, of McFarland, was located in the area unharmed, stating that three men held a gun on him. McFarland had stopped to help what he thought was a stranded motorist in need of help. He said all three men left the area possibly heading east on I-70 in a dark colored full size SUV. McFarland was unable to locate a tag number.
The sheriff’s office is continuing to investigate. Anyone with information are asked to call 1-877-765-3303.