SALINA, Kan. (KAKE) - Police have taken a suspect into custody after finding a Salina man fatally shot on Sunday.

The Salina Police Department said the shooting happened Sunday in the 200 block of S. 10th Street. Officers found 35-year-old Cory Riley with a gunshot wound. Riley was rushed to the hospital but despite emergency surgery, doctors were unable to save him.

Salina police, assisted by the Kansas Bureau of Investigation, arrested 30-year-old Tyler Stanfield who is suspected of being the shooter.

The Saline County Attorney's Office is expected to charge Stanfield with:

  • Murder, first degree
  • Felon in possession of a firearm
  • Unlawful discharge of a firearm
  • Possession of a firearm by an addicted person
  • Possession of methamphetamine
  • Possession of marijuana
  • Possession of drug paraphernalia

If you have any information concerning this homicide, call Crime Stoppers at 825-TIPS. You can also make an online tip here. You could receive a cash reward of up to $1,000. Tipsters may also contact the Salina Police Department at (785) 826-7210, or Det. Randy Constantino, case 2023-2075.