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Olathe police investigating after man, woman shot to death early Saturday morning

Victims found dead inside vehicle
Olathe homicide
Posted at 5:53 AM, Nov 20, 2021
and last updated 2021-11-21 15:35:28-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Olathe police are investigating a homicide that happened early Saturday morning.

Officers responded to a gunshots call in the 1000 block of east Fredrickson Drive at around 1:25 a.m.

Nearby at the intersection of east Cedar Street and south Sunset Street, officers found Angela Santiago, 45, Jose Arellano-Rascon, 42, from Tonganoxie, Kansas, inside of a vehicle with gunshot wounds.

Both victims died on the scene.

The suspects are believed to be four or five males who were in a dark gray pickup truck.

Police are asking the public to review home surveillance systems for any information.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Olathe Police Department or call the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline at (816)-474-8477.

For jurisdictions that utilize the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline, anonymous tips can be made by calling 816-474-TIPS (8477), submitting the tip online or through the free mobile app at

Annual homicide details and data for the Kansas City area are available through the KSHB 41 News Homicide Tracker, which was launched in 2015. Read the KSHB 41 News Mug Shot Policy.