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60-pound dead fish found in suburban Kansas drainage ditch
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60-pound dead fish found in suburban Kansas drainage ditch

This July 10, 2015 photo provided by the Olathe, Kansas, Police Department shows Officer Jamie Schmidt with a big grass carp she found in a drainage ditch near a lake in an Olathe subdivision. Schmidt says she was skeptical when a man called to report the dead fish, but soon found herself wrapping a a 3 1/2-foot-long, 60-poung carp and using a lift to get in into her trunk. (Vicki Hudson/Olathe Police Department via AP)

OLATHE, Kan. (AP) — A suburban Kansas City animal control officer says she was skeptical when a man called to report a 4-foot-long carp in a drainage ditch.

But Jamie Schmidt, a school resource officer with the Olathe, Kansas, Police Department, soon found herself wrapping up the 60-pound dead fish in trash bags and using a lift to get it into her truck. It was actually 3

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