WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) — One person is in custody following a shooting on the city’s north side on Wednesday.
Just before 8 p.m., police learned that a shooting victim had shown up at a Wichita hospital. Even though the 50-year-old man had been shot in the chest, police say he is expected to survive. He is in stable condition after surgery.
Police learned the shooting happened at a home near 24th and Minnesota.
According to the Wichita Police Department, its investigation revealed that the victim got into an argument with a 56-year-old man he knows. The argument became physical, and police allege that the 56-year-old man pulled out a gun and shot the victim.
Police arrested the alleged suspect on suspicion of aggravated battery.