Second Suspect Arrested In Tuesday Shooting

By: KAKE News Email
By: KAKE News Email

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UPDATE: Friday, September 21, 2012

Police have arrested a second suspect in connection to a shooting that injured a 19-year-old man earlier this week.

The shooting happened early Tuesday morning after suspects broke into a home in the 2200 block of South Fountain.

Wichita Police arrested a 23-year-old man, who was booked for Aggravated Burglary, Aggravated Robbery and Battery.

A 16-year-old suspect was arrested on Wednesday.

UPDATE: Wednesday, September 18, 2012

Wichita Police have arrested a 16-year-old in connection to a shooting early Tuesday morning in the 2200 block of South Fountain.

They are still searching for two other suspects in the shooting, which sent a 19-year-old man to the hospital with serious injuries.

UPDATE: Tuesday, September 18, 2012

Police have released new information in an early morning shooting that left a 19-year-old with serious injuries.

According to police, two men armed with a shot gun and small-caliber rifle broke into the home by opening the overhead garage door. The garage had been converted into a bedroom, where a 17-year-old was sleeping.

Hearing the commotion, the sleeping teen's 19-year-old brother came into the room and was shot once in the abdomen.

The two suspects then took property including a flat-screen TV and ran away.

A third brother was also in the home at the time, but was not injured. Police are still searching for the two suspects.

The victim's injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Tuesday, September 18, 2012

A shooting in the 2200 block of South Fountain Street leaves one man in critical condition.

Around 5:30 A.M. Tuesday, police say two armed men entered the home and shot an approximately 20-year-old man.

The two suspects then ran from the home, and have not yet been located by police.

The victim suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen and was taken to an area hospital with serious injuries.

Police are conducting interviews with others who were in the home at the time. No one else was injured and it's unclear if any property was taken.

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