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Rodney Price
September 08, 2019 - 7:53 am
Two men are in the hospital after an overnight shooting near downtown Wichita. It happened around 2:30 a.m. Sunday, near 3rd and Hydraulic. Wichita Police said eyewitnesses heard 6-10 gunshots.
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Steve Boyer
August 09, 2019 - 3:10 pm
Wichita police are addressing a new drug problem in the area according to Special Investigations Bureau Captain Jeff Allen. Police have confiscated counterfeit Oxycodone pills which look legitimate, but are laced with Fentanyl. Captain Allen says the fake pills are being sold on the street as...
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August 05, 2019 - 10:40 am
The Wichita Police Department (WPD) has arrested 18-year-old Eduardo Gallardo of Wichita on a charge of first-degree murder. At approximately 2:35 a.m. on Sunday, officers responded to a shooting call in the 900 block of East Central. Upon arrival, officers located a 2003 blue Chevy Silverado being...
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Steve Boyer
July 29, 2019 - 2:51 pm
Wichita police made three arrests including an Oklahoma man following a shooting at a home early Monday morning. Officer Charley Davidson says 18 year-old Adonis Dailey was charged with a felon in possession of a firearm, 19 year-old Deandre Greenley of Shawnee Oklahoma for possession of marijuana...
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July 20, 2019 - 6:53 am
A man was fatally shot late Friday evening in northwest Wichita. It happened around 10 p.m., in the 2100 block of west Columbine, that's near 25th and north Amidon. When Wichita Police arrived on the scene, they found a man dead in the driveway of the residence. Investigators are still trying to...
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July 15, 2019 - 5:43 am
Wichita police are investigating an officer-involved shooting near 51st and North Meridian, south of Valley Center. Wichita Police Captain Lem Moore says the incident started as a domestic disturbance at a home. It involved a family member who was not wanted at the location. When officers arrived...
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Matthew Harding
July 13, 2019 - 8:18 pm
An off-duty Wichita Police officer was arrested Friday for allegedly driving under the influence. KSN News and Mulvane Police have identified the officer as 18-year Wichita Police veteran Andrew Tapia. He has been placed on paid administrative leave while the case is being investigated in Mulvane...
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Matthew Harding
July 13, 2019 - 8:09 pm
A two-year-old boy is dead following a drowning at a home in Southeast Wichita. Police say they were called to a home in the 22-hundred block of South Linden around 11:30 Saturday morning. The boy's father found him unresponsive in a pool and managed to pull him out and started life-saving measures...
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Steve Boyer
July 12, 2019 - 1:31 pm
If you plan to imbibe this weekend, be aware that local law enforcement will be looking for impaired drivers. Wichita Police Officer Charlie Davidson says officers will briefly stop motorists in a check lane beginning at 10:30 PM Saturday until 2:30 AM Sunday. Police will be looking for drivers...
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June 23, 2019 - 5:51 pm
A 38-year-old man is in custody, accused of having a sexual relationship with someone more than half his age. David Justin Smith was booked into the Sedgwick County Jail for four counts of criminal sodomy with a child and three counts of sexual exploitation of a child. Kevin Wheeler with the...
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