Animal Control Officer Jamie Schmidt, recently recovered a 60 pound Grass Carp in a drainage ditch adjacent to an Olathe neighborhood lake. The fish was deceased when found and measured over 3 1/2 feet long!
The current Kansas record for Grass Carp is held by Kenneth Mosby JR of Kansas City, MO for his 77.75 lbs., 45.75 inches catch in 2012. Kenneth caught his fish on a cricket at Atchison State Fishing Lake.
credit – Olathe Police Department