Man arrested in shooting of Wichita teen

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Police have arrested a man in connection to the shooting of a 15-year-old boy in north Wichita. 

Sedgwick County Jail records show 25-year-old Anthony Myers was booked Wednesday evening on suspicion of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon.

The shooting happened at around 6 a.m. Wednesday at a home in the 1500 block of East Arnold Street, near 17th and I-135. Sgt. Brian Bachman said the victim who had been shot once in the leg. 

The boy and his sister told police they were asleep when they heard banging on the front door. The boy went to answer the door and multiple shots were fired into the door, Officer Charley Davidson said. 

The victim was alert when he was loaded into an ambulance. He was hospitalized for treatment of non life-threatening injuries. 

Davidson said the suspect left the scene in a gray Chrysler 300 or Dodge Charger.

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