Overland Park police seek biker who is stealing laptops from cars

A man on a stolen motorcycle for weeks has smashed car windows in Overland Park to take laptop computers.Police today released a surveillance picture and asked for help in locating him.

The crimes started in early March and are still going on, police said. He drives a yellow and black Yamaha R6 Street motorcycle into business parking lots in the 9100 Metcalf area.

He wears one of two full face helmets, one black with spikes on top and other yellow and black. He also often wears a black and white “Rocket” racing jacket and carries a backpack.

Police say he is between 20 and 30 years old, about 6 feet tall and 190 pounds, with short dark hair and a goatee.

Anyone with information is asked to call TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.