A Wichita teenager is in the hospital after a shooting Saturday night
WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - The Wichita Police department is investigating an early Sunday morning shooting that left a 17-year-old female injured near Harry and Oliver.
Just before 2:30, WPD officers were flagged down at Lincoln and Oliver in reference to the shooting. They learned that there was a teenage shooting victim located in the 4900 block of E Harry. She had a gunshot wound to her leg and was transported to a local hospital for treatment.
"Officers learned that the 17-year-old was in a vehicle with two males, a 20-year-old and a 28-year-old, when another car – a white Ford sedan – pulled up next to them. A passenger of
the white Ford threatened the victims with a handgun. The victims accelerated away from the
White Ford and reported hearing three to five shots near Harry and Oliver. When the shots were fired, the 17-year-old was struck as well as the vehicle the victims were driving," a release from the Wichita Police Department said.
Anyone with information related to this case is asked to call detectives with WPD at (316) 268-4407 or Crime Stoppers at (316) 267-2111.
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Authorities say police officers heard three shots being fired around 2:30 a.m. in the 4900 block of East Harry. A teenage victim has been found and taken to a hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
This investigation is ongoing.