Shooting that injured two men ruled accidental

Pawnee and Market Shooting

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Wichita police say that a shooting Friday evening that left two men injured was accidental.

Police said an officer saw a 29-year-old man and a 31-year-old man slumped over on a porch shortly after 7 p.m. in the area of Pawnee and Market. 

The officer checked on the men and noticed they each had been shot.

Police said the men, who are cousins, sustained non-life threatening injuries.

Offiicials say that the gun recovered at the scene had apparently malfunctioned and both men were shot.

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