Sheriff’s office announces arrest of suspects in fatal shooting southwest of Wichita


WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Sedgwick County Sheriff’s Office said two suspects have been arrested in a shooting that left two people dead Dec. 29 southwest of Wichita.

The sheriff’s office said 34-year-old Joshua Dean Halstead and 28-year-old Jacquellyn Michelle Arthur were arrested Wednesday morning.

Both Halstead and Arthur have been booked at the Sedgwick County Detention Facility on suspicion of first-degree murder and one count of aggravated robbery.

The two victims who died in the shooting have been identified as 43-year-old Bradley Michael Reece and 22-year-old Kayla Schmidt.

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