Man seriously injured in robbery, shooting in W. Wichita

WICHITA, Kan. A 27-year-old man is seriously injured in a robbery and shooting reported Wednesday morning in west Wichita.

The Wichita Police Department says it's investigating the call in which the man called police to report he was robbed and shot in the face.

At about 7 a.m., police say officers initially responded to the shooting call a Central and Ridge. Upon further investigation, police say they found the scene in the 500 block of South Florence.

Police say a citizen assisted the injured man with a ride to the hospital. They say a suspect in this case took personal property from the man before fleeing the scene.

Police have not made an arrest in this case and ask anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 316-267-2111 or robbery detectives at 316-268-4407.