UPDATE: Thursday, July 5, 2012
Five teenagers were officially charged today in connection to a triple shooting.
Appearing in court were Adres Agosto-Vasquez, Daniel Guzman, Dylan Losey, Jamie Hernandez, and Rolando Oviedo.
Police say they fired several shots from their car into another in the 1600 block of N. Market Street early Sunday. Two women and a man were taken to the hospital in serious condition.
Each of the five face charges that include attempted first-degree murder and aggravated battery. Each had bond set at $250,000. Preliminary hearings are set for July 19.
UPDATE: Monday, July 2, 2012
Five teenagers have been arrested in connection to a weekend shooting that injured three people.
Authorities were called to the 1600 block of N. Market around 2:40 a.m. Sunday. Police said a group of people were inside a parked car, when a second car approached. The second group of people started causing a disturbance. The fight then turned violent. when someone fired shots from a rifle.
Three people were taken to a Wichita hospital with serious injuries. They are expected to recover.
The suspect's vehicle drove away from the scene, but police later located the car. Officers arrested five teenagers Andres Agosto, 18,
Daniel Guzman, 18, Jaime Hernandez, 18, Dylan Losey, 19, and Orlando Oviedo, 19 on attempted second-degree murder charges.
Sunday, July 1, 2012
Three people have been hospitalized following a shooting in north Wichita.
Just before 2:45 a.m. Sunday morning, Wichita police responded to a report of a drive-by shooting in the 1600 block of North Market Street. Upon arrival, police found three victims with gunshot wounds.
Authorities say a dark colored vehicle drove through the area and fired several shots at a parked car, hitting three out of four occupants - a 29-year-old woman, a 37- or 38-year-old woman and an 18-year-old man. A 19-year-old man was not hit.
"A witness called a short time later," says Wichita Police Sgt. Bart Brunsheen. "They saw a vehicle crash in the 1800 block of North Market Street, and they saw four or five Hispanic males flee from the car." They were taken in for questioning.
Brunsheen says it appeared the suspect vehicle crashed while driving at a high rate of speed after the shooting. Shell casings from a rifle were later found in the 1700 block of North Market Street.
The three injured were taken to an area hospital in serious condition. No names have been released.