WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — The Wichita Police Department (WPD) is investigating a shooting that left an 18-year-old man in critical condition Friday night.
According to the WPD, officers were dispatched to a shooting just before 11 p.m. on Friday in the 5000 block of E Osie St, near the intersection of Harry and Oliver.
Upon arrival, officers located the man, finding him unconscious and not breathing. They began lifesaving measures. He was then transported to a local hospital in “extremely critical condition.”
WPD’s investigation revealed that the man was in a verbal altercation with two other men. That’s when the first suspect shot the victim in the upper body.
The first suspect is described to be 20-30 years old, and the second is described to be 18-20 years old. Both were last seen fleeing on foot southwest from the area.
This investigation is ongoing.
If you have any information, call investigations at 316-268-4407 or Crime Stoppers at 316-267-2111.