3 people injured in Monday morning shooting, suspect arrested

Published: Aug. 2, 2021 at 5:13 AM CDT
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Wichita Police have arrested 20-year-old Andres Garza-Cabral in connection to a shooting that injured three people early Monday morning.

Police said Garza-Cabral and a 20-year-old and 18-year-old male got in a disturbance in the 1800 block of North Piatt. During the disturbance, the two men and a 20-year-old female were shot.

The three were treated for non-life-threatening injuries at an area hospital.

Garza-Cabral was arrested for three counts of aggravated battery, one count of aggravated assault, possession of marijuana, and transporting an open container.

The investigation is ongoing and the case will be presented to the Sedgwick County District Attorney’s Office.

Three people are in the hospital Monday morning with gunshot wounds following a shooting in the 1800 block of North Piatt.

Wichita Police responded to the shooting just before midnight. They said they found two victims at the scene and a third walked into a local hospital.

Police did not say the extent of the victims’ injuries.

The shooting is still under investigation and police said this is an isolated incident.

“Our suspect is currently outstanding, but it doesn’t appear there is going to be a danger or a threat to the surrounding community,” Wichita Police Detective James Hook said.

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