Shooting results in arrest of teen PDF Print E-mail
Saturday, 21 September 2013 09:55

By LARRY PHILLIPS

• Leader & Times

 

Police arrested a teenage shooting suspect after a late-night incident Thursday

According to statement released Friday from Liberal Police Capt. Pat McClurg, officers were dispatched at 10:07 p.m. Thursday to the 1900 block of North Webster for a report of a shooting.

“A 20-year-old male reported that he had been shot at by an unknown person(s) from a red Pontiac Grand Prix,” McClurg noted. “The victim was not injured.

“Responding officers from the Liberal Police Department and Seward County Sheriff Department located the suspect vehicle minutes later in the Unit block of South Webster,” McClurg continued. “A 19-year-old male was taken into custody.”

The statement noted evidence associated with the shooting was also recovered at the scene.

“An affidavit will be submitted to the Seward County Attorney for the determination of formal charges,” McClurg noted.

 

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