Atchison police are on the lookout for a 30-year-old male wanted in connection with an aggravated burglary that occurred during early morning hours of Thursday, Aug. 6 at a residence in the 300 block of Parallel Street.

A 45-year-old male victim was at home and sustained injuries from the intruder. Police have identified and are searching for the suspect said Atchison Police Chief Mike Wilson.

The victim was familiar with who the suspect was, Wilson said. Police are not certain what vehicle the suspect was in the night of the alleged intrusion, but in the past the suspect has been known to drive an older model, black Toyota, 4 Runner with Pennsylvania tags.

The victim suffered injuries from being struck with an object that was in the suspect’s hand. The victim was treated and was released from hospital care.

Police have identified and are searching for the suspect. A case file has been presented to the County Attorney’s Office for prosecution.

Mary Meyers can be reached via mary.meyers@atchisonglobenow.com. Follow her on Twitter:@MARYMEYERSglobe

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