TOPEKA, Kan. - Topeka Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a man Police would like to speak to reference an assault that occurred the morning of Sunday, Aug. 24.
Police would like to speak to Marlando Johnson, 27, Topeka. Johnson is described as a black male, 5’8” and weighing around 150 pounds. If you know his whereabouts, please contact Police Dispatch at 368-9200. Persons should not attempt to detain the subject.
The assault occurred at about 2 a.m. Sunday, in a parking lot of 1424 SW Lane. A 30-year-old man was involved in an altercation outside the business with two people he knew. The suspects left with the victim’s property. The victim was transported by AMR to a local hospital with injuries considered to be non life-threatening.
Police arrested William Phelps, 24, Topeka, on Tuesday in connection with the case.