Fatal Shooting

June 23, 2019 - 8:19 am
Wichita Police say that one person is dead after a fatal shooting in northeast Wichita. It happened around 6:40 Saturday night, near 17th street and Poplar. Officers say a disturbance occurred between multiple individuals and a suspect fired multiple shots that struck two men. When officers arrived...
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May 17, 2019 - 9:29 pm
Wichita police are investigating a fatal shooting in southeast Wichita. It happened around 4:30 p.m. Friday afternoon in the 1500 block of Parkwood, near Harry and Oliver. A young man was confirmed to be deceased. Additional information was not immediately available. Wichita Police Chief, Gordon...
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May 03, 2019 - 6:53 pm
A former college softball player fatally shot while driving in eastern Iowa will be memorialized Friday at a funeral Mass in her Kansas hometown. Micalla Alexis Rettinger, 25, was shot early Sunday morning as she drove over a wooded area along the Cedar River in Waterloo. The former University of...
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April 30, 2019 - 10:06 pm
A man armed with a pistol opened fire on students at a North Carolina university during the last day of classes Tuesday, killing two people and wounding four, police said. Officers who had gathered ahead of a campus concert raced over and disarmed the suspect. The shooting prompted a lockdown at...
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April 29, 2019 - 7:38 pm
Topeka police Chief Bill Cochran says Washburn University football teammates Dwane Simmons and Corey Ballentine were "in the wrong place at the wrong time" when they were shot at an off-campus house party. Simmons died in the early Sunday shooting. Ballentine, whom the New York Giants drafted hours...
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April 09, 2019 - 9:25 pm
A third person is charged in the fatal shooting of an Olathe student. Matthew Lee Bibee Jr., 18, is charged with first-degree murder in the March 29 death of Rowan Padgett, 17, of Overland Park. A boy,17, and a girl, 16, also are charged with first-degree murder in Padgett's death. Prosecutors are...
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April 04, 2019 - 6:44 pm
Authorities say one man is dead after a Kansas City, Kansas, shooting. The shooting happened shortly before 11:00 p.m. Wednesday. Officers responding to the area found a man who had been shot. Police say he was pronounced dead at the scene. The man's name wasn't immediately released. Police are...
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April 02, 2019 - 7:07 pm
Two teenagers from Topeka are charged with attempted first-degree murder and robbery in the shootings of two brothers at a Lawrence park. The two suspects, both 17, made their first appearances Tuesday in Douglas County District Court. Both pleaded not guilty. Prosecutors could decide to try both...
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April 02, 2019 - 6:47 pm
A teen who was named as a person of interest in the killing of a suburban Kansas City teen has been charged with shooting at an officer. Matthew Lee Bibee Jr., 18, was charged Tuesday with attempted capital murder, attempted first degree murder, attempted aggravated robbery, battery against a law...
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April 02, 2019 - 6:31 pm
Authorities say one person has been killed in a shooting outside a Kansas City, Kansas, apartment complex. Police Chief Terry Zeigler says the shooting was reported around 9:20 p.m. Monday. The victim was a man in his 20s. Police say the shooter fled before officers arrived. No other details were...
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