Wichita Police identify man killed in triple shooting involving 14-year-old

Early morning shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 injured
Early morning shooting leaves 1 dead, 2 injured(KWCH)
Published: Jul. 4, 2021 at 10:47 AM CDT
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Wichita Police have identified the man killed in a shooting in Southeast Wichita early Sunday as 49-year-old Shay Prewitt.

Two other people were also hurt in the shooting on South Glendale, including a 14-year-old boy and 36-year-old man. They are both expected to recover.

Wichita Police said they are currently not looking for additional suspects.

A 49-year-old man is dead and two others are injured after a shooting in the 2200 block of south Glendale in southeast Wichita early Sunday morning.

According to the Wichita Police Department (WPD), at 1:28 a.m. Sunday, officers received multiple calls reporting a shooting. When officers arrived, they found a 14-year-old boy with a gunshot wound, a 36-year-old man with a gunshot wound and a 49-year-old man who died at the scene.

The 14-year-old was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries and was released. The 36-year-old man was also taken to the hospital and was released.

Police say they believe there was an altercation that led up to the shooting.

WPD says they’re not looking for any additional suspects at this time and will continue gathering information about what led up to the shooting.

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