Sheriff: Shooting in Reno County appears to be accidental


HUTCHINSON, Kan. (KSNW) – A 15-year-old boy was shot in the chest Monday evening on the west side of Hutchinson.

According to the Reno County Sheriff’s Department, EMS was dispatched to 2203 Nickerson Blvd just after 8 p.m.

A 15-year-old boy had been shot in the chest. The Reno County Sheriff said it appears that two teens had been out shooting shotguns earlier in the day. Officials said there was an accidental discharge.

The teen was transported to Wichita by ambulance in serious but stable condition.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download the KSN News App and stay up-to-date wherever you are. You can even watch KSN News live for free!
Click here to get the app
Get it in the App store
Get it in the Google Play store

3 Day Forecast

KSN Storm Track 3 Weather

Trending Stories