Man dies following shooting in south Wichita

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WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) -

Wichita police say a 19-year-old man who was shot on Sunday has died. 

Officer Charley Davidson said the victim was paying a bill at the MetroPCS at 2811 South Hydraulic. As the victim was leaving, a 16-year-old suspect fired several shots, striking the victim. 

The victim, identified as Nakari Moore, died Monday afternoon.

Officer Davidson said the suspect has been identified and that investigators are working to locate them. The suspect vehicle was described as a silver 4-door Lexus SUV.

Police are also searching for a another person who was in the victim's vehicle at the time of the shooting. 

Anyone with information is asked to call WPD detectives at (316) 268-4407 or Crime Stoppers at (316) 267-2111. 


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A man has suffered critical injuries in a shooting Sunday evening in south Wichita.

Officers responded at around 5:45 p.m. to a report of a shooting at 2811 South Hydraulic. Sgt. Robert Henning said the victim was in his vehicle outside the MetroPCS store when he was shot. He said the victim tried to leave the scene but "apparently became incapacitated from his injuries."

A dispatch supervisor said the victim had been shot in the head and was rushed to a local hospital in critical condition. His name and age were not released.

Sgt. Henning did not have a detailed description of the suspect. 

"This does not appear to be related to the neighborhood," Sgt. Henning said. "This just happened to be, I think, two people that [sic] may have known each other."

Addition information was not immediately available. 

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