Lawrence Police Still Search For Teen After Topeka CiCi's Owner Killed

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LAWRENCE, Kan. (WIBW)-- A Topeka restaurant owner has been identified as the victim to a Lawrence homicide and police are still looking for a Topeka teen.

Lawrence Police Department Sgt. Trent McKinley says 52 year old Harold M. Sasko, a franchise owner of CiCi's Pizza along SW Wanamaker Road in Topeka, died late Friday from traumatic injuries.

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CiCi's Vice president of Operations Geoff Goodman released this statement: "We are saddened to learn of the death of franchisee Hal Sasko.

CiCi's Pizza is working with authorities and local management to ensure that our team members' emotional needs are being met as they continue to serve the local community.”

Sgt. McKinley says police responded to the 2900 block of West 26th Street Friday to contact a woman reported missing by family members.

Upon arrival officers found Sasko's body inside the home.

Officers are still looking for 19 year old Sarah Brooke Gonzales McLinn who also lives at the home and has not been seen in several days.

Sarah may be driving a dark gray or blue 2008 Nissan Altima four-door with Kansas plates AK149

Anyone with information is asked to call Douglas County CrimeStoppers at 843-TIPS. Callers with information may be eligible for a $1,000 reward.