Two arrests made in deadly shooting on E Gilbert

39-year-old Shannon Cavitt Junior's arrest comes after the arrest of another suspect, Caviontay...
39-year-old Shannon Cavitt Junior's arrest comes after the arrest of another suspect, Caviontay Conway on Thursday.(KWCH)
Published: Aug. 18, 2022 at 6:50 AM CDT
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - UPDATE: Another suspect was arrested by Wichita Police Friday night in connection with a shooting that happened earlier this week.

39-year-old Shannon Cavitt Junior’s arrest comes after the arrest of another suspect, Caviontay Conway, on Thursday.

The shooting happened around 8 a.m. Monday in the 5200 block of East Gilbert. Police say the victim, 49-year-old Dennis Haynes, and several other people were inside the house when the two men entered and shot him.

Both men face multiple charges in connection to the murder.

Authorities arrested Caviontay Ramone Conway on Thursday in connection to a deadly shooting on Monday in southeast Wichita.

Conway faces first-degree murder in the commission of a felony, aggravated robbery, aggravated kidnapping, and a drug charge. He is alleged to have killed a 40-year-old man in a shooting in the 5200 block of E. Gilbert. The shooting happened just before 8 a.m. Monday.

The victim of Monday’s shooting was 49-year-old Dennis O. Haynes of Wichita. He was initially hospitalized in critical condition but later died at the hospital.

Police on Monday said two black male suspects fled from the area in dark clothing.

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