Two arrested after deadly shooting in Old Town
WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Update Aug. 14: Wichita Police say 22-year-old Deandre Greenley of Wichita was killed in the early-Sunday shooting in Old Town. Police have arrested 21-year-old Christopher Dyas and 24-year-old Saquorea Sweeney, both of Wichita, in connection with the shooting. They face first-degree murder charges.
At around 1:35 a.m. Sunday, officers working part-time in the area heard several gunshots just north of 126 N. Mosley, followed by more gunshots near 100 N. Washington. Officers ran in the direction of the second round of shots, arriving on the scene to find Greenley unconscious and not breathing, with several gunshot wounds to his upper body. Live-saving efforts were unsuccessful, and Greenley was pronounced dead at the scene.
The investigation revealed that Sweeney and Dyas arrived in a black 2008 Ford Edge and shot Greenley several times before fleeing the scene. Witnesses helped officers locate the vehicle, along with surveillance cameras in Old Town.
Sweeney and Dyas were located shortly after in different areas and were taken into custody.
A man in his twenties is dead after being shot in Old Town early Sunday morning. Wichita Police were called to a report of shots fired near 1st and Washington shortly after 1:30 a.m..
When they got there, they found a man with gunshot wounds in the street. Emergency medical crews worked to revive the man, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police did not know what led up to the shooting and no arrests have been made.
Wichita police spent the morning talking with eyewitnesses, but say others left the scene before they got there. They want anyone with information on what happened to call 911 or Crime Stoppers.
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