Police identify suspect in east Wichita shooting


WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Wichita Police Department has identified the suspect in Saturday morning’s shooting as 29-year-old Byron Brown. Police say he is considered to be armed and dangerous.

The shooting happened Saturday around 9:30 a.m. at an apartment complex in the 10,000 block of East Boston.

Police believe Brown shot his 24-year-old estranged girlfriend multiple times before fleeing the scene. She was taken to an area hospital in serious condition. Police say this is a domestic violence case.

Police are asking for the public’s help in locating Brown and are asking anyone with information to call 911. Anyone who needs help or is a victim of domestic violence can call (316)267-7233.

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