WICHITA, Kan. (KAKE) - Wichita police say a man was taken to the hospital with critical injuries after a domestic violence call that led to an officer shooting a man while trying to make an arrest. 

The Wichita Police Department said officers responded to a home in the 1600 block of North Wood, near 13th and Tyler, around 10 p.m. for a domestic violence report. A 42-year-old suspect left the house before officers arrived but came back later that night. Once the man had returned, a family member snuck out of the house and called 911.

 
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Officers returned around to the house at 11 p.m. and attempted to arrest the man who backed away from the officers and pulled out a gun. 

One officer fired three shots, each one hitting the suspect who was then taken to the hospital with serious but not life-threatening injuries. Once the suspect is released from the hospital, he will be placed under arrest and booked into jail.