OLATHE, Kansas - A missing Pittsburg State student has been found dead in Olathe.
Joshua Hancock,21, of Linn Co., Kansas was found near 151st and
Lone Elm Road on Friday, Aug. 20. Hancock was last seen
leaving the Great Mall on Aug. 5 after going to a bar with
Hancock's parents Jennifer and John Harnett started looking for
Hancock shortly after he went missing.
"It wasn't ending that we wanted, but at least we know," said
Officers were dispatched to the scene at 6:10 PM Friday
night after a caller told them that they had located Hancock's
vehicle. The car left the roadway in an isolated area and was found
about 60 feet from the road's tree line. Hancock was found inside
of the car.
'The only thing that we know is that he went down the road about
two miles from here roughly, and hit a dead end road and went up
over an embankment," said John Harnett.
A search operation scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 21 has been