Gunfire

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Ted Woodward
September 06, 2019 - 1:42 pm
Gunfire not far from downtown Wichita, east of Kellogg & Washington. At about 8:45 p.m. Thursday, police were called to Lewis & Pattie to the report of a suspicious character with a weapon. Police encountered 48-year-old Kerry Ordway. They say was having a "mental-health crisis"; he was...
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Ted Woodward
June 24, 2019 - 2:08 pm
One man died and two others were injured by gunfire in the north part of Wichita. Police Capt. Brent Allred says it happened early Saturday evening in a parking lot east of 17th & Grove. There was some sort of disturbance among multiple people at a family gathering when gunfire erupted, killing...
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Ted Woodward
January 09, 2019 - 2:50 pm
Gunfire in the southeast part of Wichita, east of Harry & Hillside; it happened early Tuesday evening. A 30-year-old woman was getting out of a car in the 1700 block of. S. Yale, when she was confronted by a 26-year-old man, who began yelling at her. He produced a handgun, firing one shot. The...
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Ted Woodward
September 11, 2018 - 1:59 pm
A woman was shot in her home in the southeast part of Wichita, near Harry & Webb. It happened Monday evening; the victim was a 57-year-old woman living in the 9000 block of E. Funston. She tells police she heard gunshots in the area, and went to lock her front door. At that point, a single...
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Ted Woodward
August 20, 2018 - 12:44 pm
Gunfire led to a pair of deaths during the weekend in the north part of Wichita; it happened after 2:00 a.m. Saturday near 21st & Market. Police investigators believe three men were in an alley west of the intersection, shooting a firearm into the air. Also in that area, there were several...
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Ted Woodward
June 18, 2018 - 12:58 pm
At about 10:00 p.m. Sunday, there was gunfire during a large disturbance in Wichita, southwest of Lincoln & Broadway. Police arrested four people to the south of Lincoln & Market, including a 30-year-old woman, and three men in their 20s. The charges included criminal discharge of a firearm...
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Ted Woodward
April 23, 2018 - 2:07 pm
During the overnight hours of Monday morning, somebody fired shots into an unoccupied police vehicle in the northeast part of Wichita, in a neighborhood near 21st Street & K-96. The vandalized patrol truck was parked at an officer's residence during the weekend. Reports of gunshots in the area...
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November 24, 2017 - 2:24 pm
At approximately 12:30 Friday morning, Wichita Police officers were dispatched to a disturbance with weapons call at Club Industry located in the 100 block of north Mosley. There was disturbance inside the establishment between two groups of men. They went outside of the business, and a group of...
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Ted Woodward
August 09, 2017 - 1:04 pm
Gunfire inside a store in the west part of Wichita. At about 9:30 p.m. Tuesday, a man approached the customer service area inside Gordmans at Central & Ridge. He pointed a gun at a female employee, demanding money, and fired a shot, which did not hit the woman. He then pointed the gun at a male...
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Ted Woodward
April 28, 2017 - 1:52 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - A man was shot in the east part of Wichita, east of 2nd Street & the Canal Route. It happened late Thursday afternoon; the victim was in his front yard in the 300 block of N. Ash. A 33-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound to his upper body; he was hospitalized in...
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