Patrick Mahomes II, KC Chiefs #1 draft pick, robbed at gunpoint

SMITH COUNTY - Patrick Mahomes II, the No. 1 draft pick for the Kansas City Chiefs, and three others were reportedly robbed at gunpoint in Smith County on May 12.

According to a press release from the Smith County Sheriff's Office, deputies were sent to a residence on Mansion Creek Circle  around 9:15 p.m. in reference to an aggravated robbery.

The victims reported they were approached by two suspects while exiting a vehicle at the residence. One of the suspects "was seen gesturing as if he had a handgun in his waistband."

The suspects demanded property from the four victims before fleeing in a vehicle. No one was injured during the robbery.

After getting vehicle and suspect descriptions, deputies were able to quickly find the vehicle, conduct a traffic stop near County Road 273, and arrest the two suspects inside, identified as 34-year-old Michael Blake Pinkerton and 58-year-old Billy Ray Johnson. Both were transported to the Smith County Jail.

The stolen property was found in the vehicle during a search.

The Smith County Sheriff's Office says the investigation remains active and ongoing.

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