In Reno County, a task force has been formed to investigate whether an elderly murder is connected to cases in which older women have been sexually assaulted.
85-year-old Pearl Arthaud was found dead in her room at Sunshine Meadows Retirement Community in Buhler.
There were two elderly assaults in Hutchinson in March and April. The only suspect description is that of a white male. Police have released few details as they continue their investigation.