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1 critically injured in northeast Wichita shooting

WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH)Wichita police are responding to a shooting call near 14th and Harding.The shooting happened around 2:35 p.m. Saturday.Dispatchers confirmed one person was taken to the hospital in critical condition.We have a crew headed to the scene to learn more. Expect updates on-air and onli

KWCH.COM - 2018-06-23 15:09:00

Four people injured during shooting near 13th and Oliver

Wichita police are investigating a reported shooting that left four people injured Saturday afternoon near 13th and Oliver.Two people were taken to hospital with injuries, one of them in critical condition. Two more walked in with minor injuries.

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-06-23 17:21:00

Early morning crash knocks out power for dozens

Nearly 100 customers are without power in North Wichita after a crash early Sunday morning.The crash happened between 1:00 and 2:00 a.m. near 13th and Waco. Several power lines were down when emergency crews arrived.No one was seriously hurt, but the crash knocked out power to dozens of customers.We

KWCH.COM - 2018-06-24 08:24:00

Severe storms return by afternoon/evening

Storm Team 12 has issued a WEATHER ALERT DAY for severe storms this afternoon/evening - especially across SW-Kansas. Storms overnight and early this morning have changed the potential severe weather threat across Kansas. Meteorologist Dean Jones says, the atmosphere has been worked over by these sto

KWCH.COM - 2018-06-24 08:32:00

WPD officer in pursuit of vehicle crashes into car, Kansas Highway Patrol says

One person was taken to the hospital with possible injuries after a Wichita police officer who was involved in a vehicle pursuit hit another driver, according to areportfrom the Kansas Highway Patrol.The crash happened Saturday just before 11 p.m.A 34-year-old Wichita man was driving eastbound on Li

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-06-24 09:23:00

Wounded girl's lawyer says release of officer shooting video is six months late

The video shows Officer Dexter Betts in the family’s living room. The light on the officer’s gunilluminates the 9-year-old girl, meaning the barrel was pointed at her, the family’s attorney, Charley O’Hara, told The Eagle on Friday. The footage shows Betts firing two shots in rapid succession at clo

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-06-23 08:01:00

One injured in accidental shooting Saturday afternoon

One person near Mount Hope was injured after an accidental shooting on Saturday afternoon.Sedgwick County dispatchers say it happened just before 5 p.m. in the 9000 block of North 247th. One person was taken to the hospital in critical condition.Deputies are investigating what exactly happened befor

WICHITA EAGLE - 2018-06-23 19:39:00

Cop Charged After Attempting To Shoot Family Dog - Shoots 9-Year-Old Girl In The Face Instead9-Year-Old Girl in the Face Instead

Wichita, KS — Earlier this year, a cop was fired after he shot a little girl inside her own home while trying to kill her dog. Showing that they are willing to hold their own accountable, the officer was charged with felony aggravated battery in March. And now, months after the original incident, th

FREEDOM OUTPOST - 2018-06-23 12:44:56

5-year-old Lucas Hernandez's dad tells Nancy Grace about the night Emily Glass died

The gun found next to Emily Glass' body was "a short assault rifle" that belonged to her boyfriend, according to the father of 5-year-old Lucas Hernandez, the boy who went missing in February and was later discovered dead.Jonathan Hernandez, inhis latest interview with former prosecutor and legal co


Work Part-Time at the Jail

Wichita - You can get a part-time job at the jail.The Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office is now offering part-time employment in the detention facility. The jail is working to increase staffing.If interested, contact Captain Jared Schechter at 666-0900. You can alsoapply online.

KFDI.COM - 2018-06-23 21:41:40

Community voices thoughts, concerns over possible closure of Clapp Golf Course

"The green space functions as an anchor for our community and it has functioned as an anchor for our community my whole life," said Kara Courtney, who lives near the golf course.

KSN.COM - 2018-06-23 03:57:16

Wanted: Emerson Isaiah Noble

To see more felons, or submit an anonymous tip, visit theCrime Stoppers of Wichita/Sedgwick County website


2 critically injured in crash near Haysville

The crash, reported about 5:30 p.m., happened near South Seneca and Timber Creek. This is just north of South Seneca and West 79th Street South.


Blackwell man facing multiple life sentences following Monday arrest

The woman said she left her truck running outside of Cher Dens Bakery, 827 W. Maine, to keep it cool while she went inside to get a child’s seat from a friend, according to the affidavit. She said when she went outside, her truck was gone.


Woman found dead north of Andover identified

The 41-year-old woman found dead in a home in northeast Sedgwick County on Wednesday night was identified Friday morning as Lisa Marie Trimmell, the Sedgwick County Sheriff's Office said.Deputies were sent to the 3200 block of North 159th Street East — north of Andover — at 10:36 p.m. Wednesday.Inve


Shocking Video Shows Cop Try to Kill a Dog, Shoot 9yo Girl in the Face Instead

Wichita, KS — Earlier this year, a cop was fired after he shot a little girl inside her own home while trying to kill her dog. Showing that they are willing to hold their own accountable, the officer was charged with felony aggravated battery in March. And now, months after the original incident, th


Wellington Police Department Daily Bulletin Thursday, June 21st

Eric D. Haskin-Ybarra, 29, Wichita, was arrested on a Sedgwick County Warrant.


DA releases body-cam video in police shooting that hurt 9-year-old Wichita girl

An attorney for the girl's family, Charley O'Hara, has previously told The Eagle that the girlwas directly in Betts' line of sight and line of firewhen he pulled the trigger. The body camera video Bennett released Thursday in response to a request from The Eagle shows the girl partially illuminated


Gang member convicted in parking lot shootout that killed innocent bystander

Police have said Erick Vazquez, 25, was not the intended target of the gunfire that broke out betweenJeremy LevyandKeandre Summerson June 17, 2017, at the strip mall at 3934 E. 13th St., near Oliver. The men had been arguing and shot at each other when Levy left a nearby barbershop after getting a h


Wichita postpones decision on closing south-side Clapp Golf Course

A decision on whether to shut down Wichita's Clapp Golf Course will have to wait for another day.City Hall canceled a special meeting of the Park Board set for 4 p.m. Friday, where officials had planned to consider closing the course and freeing up part of the land for commercial and residential dev