Olathe East student charged in shooting undergoes another surgery, remains hospitalized, according to attorney

Jaylon Elmore, an 18-year-old Olathe East student, was scheduled to make a court appearance Thursday, but his court-appointed attorney said Elmore remains hospitalized. Elmore faces one count of attempted capital murder for a shooting March 4 at the school that left a school resource officer and assistant principal injured. File image.

An 18-year-old Olathe East High School student charged in connection with a March 4 shooting that injured a school administrator and school resource officer remains hospitalized and unable to appear in court.

Jaylon Desean Elmore was scheduled to appear in Johnson County District Court Thursday morning, but his court-appointed attorney, Paul Morrison, told Judge Thomas Kelly Ryan that Elmore underwent another surgery earlier this week and is expected to remain hospitalized for at least a few more days.