Police performing welfare check find 1 dead in Olathe

Olathe Police
Posted at 4:36 PM, Jan 14, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-20 12:27:50-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A woman was found dead on Wednesday, Jan. 12, in the 800 block of East Wabash Street in Olathe after police were called to perform a welfare check.

The death of the 63-year-old "remains under investigation," according to a release from the Olathe Police Department. OPD say they are investigating as a suspicious death.

The woman was identified Thursday, Jan. 20, as Tena Robinson, of Olathe.

Anyone with pertinent information are asked to call the department at 913- 971-6363 or the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-8477.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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