Kansas man arrested in connection to officer-involved shooting
GEARY COUNTY, Kan. (KAKE) - The KBI say that they, along with the Topeka Police Department, have arrested a man connected to an officer-involved shooting on May 21.
Carlton W. Solton Jr., 36, of Junction City, was arrested on Tuesday, June 7, at approximately 9:15 p.m. after he was discharged from Stormont Vail Hospital in Topeka.
Solton was arrested for:
- Two counts of aggravated assault.
- Three counts of aggravated assault of a law enforcement officer.
- Criminal use of weapons.
Following the arrest Solton was transported to the Geary County Detention Center. Bond was set at $50,000.
An investigation is ongoing.