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Wichita Police announce the arrest of a murder suspect
KNSS News
July 30, 2020 - 5:32 am
Wichita Police have arrested an 18-year-old man on suspicion of first-degree murder in connection to the shooting death of Nick Blue at a southeast Wichita business. On Wednesday police arrested 18-year-old Lamontae Donae Lucas at his home on North Zimmerly. On Sunday night the victim, 40-year-old...
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One man injured after drive-by shooting in South Wichita
KNSS News
July 28, 2020 - 5:45 am
Wichita police responded to a shooting call near Mt. Vernon and Pattie Monday after 5 p.m. Monday. Responding officers located a 27-year old man, who was shot in the lower leg. The man was transported to a local hospital for his injuries. Police are still looking for the suspect. WPD Lieutenant...
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One dead after shooting Sunday in southeast Wichita
Steve McIntosh
July 27, 2020 - 4:57 am
Wichita Police are investigating a shooting Sunday night that left one man dead at an AutoZone in the 49-hundred block of East Lincoln. According to the WPD their investigation found that there were three employees inside the business Sunday night. At one point one employee was behind the counter...
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One injured after shooting in southeast Wichita
Steve McIntosh
July 22, 2020 - 5:42 am
Wichita Police are investigating a shooting in southeast Wichita. Around 2:45 a.m. Wednesday morning first responders were dispatched to the 51-hundred block of east Harry with the report of a shooting. Responding officers were then sent to the 16-hundred block of south Pinecrest. Officers found a...
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WPD searching for missing adult
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KNSS News
July 10, 2020 - 8:34 am
The Wichita Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a missing Wichita man. 75-year-old Richard Plush was last seen leaving the Marigold Hotel in the 2400 block of North Ridge Road at approximately 2 a.m. Friday morning. He is believed to be traveling in a White 2012 Chevy...
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Shooting injures one overnight in Wichita
Steve McIntosh
June 25, 2020 - 5:33 am
Police are investigating a shooting early Thursday near downtown Wichita. According to Wichita Police Lt. Mike Linnehan first responders were called to a parking lot near the Keeper of the Plains, at Central and Nims around 12:50 a.m. "We are currently evaluating witness statements that we got from...
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Three injured in south Wichita shooting
Steve McIntosh
June 23, 2020 - 5:18 am
Wichita Police are investigating a shooting this morning at a motel in south Wichita. It happened around one a.m. first responders were called to the Afton Motel in the 800-block of south Broadway. Wichita Police Lt. Matt Lang says officers found three people with gunshot wounds; a man and woman in...
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Wichita Police issue Silver Alert for missing Wichita man
Wichita Police Department
KNSS News
June 18, 2020 - 5:12 am
The Wichita Police Department is asking for the public's help locating 67-year-old Jose Antonio Rojas. He was last seen leaving his apartment in the 6500 block of East 34th Street North at approximately 5 p.m. on Wednesday. Rojas left in a 1993 Red Ford F-150 with a green right fender and license...
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WPD investigating overnight shooting in south Wichita
Steve McIntosh
June 17, 2020 - 5:40 am
Police are investigating a shooting this morning in south Wichita. Around 1:15 a.m. first responders were called to the Frontier Motel in the 16-hundred block of south Broadway. A 58-year-old male was taken to Via Christi St. Francis in serious condition with a gun shot wound to the chest. Police...
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Wichita police and fire crews respond to crash and submerged vehicle
KNSS News
June 03, 2020 - 5:20 am
Wichita Fire and Wichita Police crews responded to the report of a car in the water at a pond near 37th Street North and Ridge Tuesday shortly after 7 p.m. Upon arrival at the scene, rescue crews found that a female driver had lost control of her vehicle and drove into a pond in the area. There...
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