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1 dead in west Wichita hotel shooting

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Friday, August 5, 2011, at 10:16 p.m.

WICHITA — Police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred tonight at a west Wichita hotel.

Emergency dispatchers said the shooting was reported shortly after 9:30 p.m. in a room at the Stratford House Inn at 5505 W. Kellogg.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene, dispatchers said, and one person was taken into custody. A gun was recovered at the scene.

Details about the victim and shooting were not immediately available.

Reach Hurst Laviana at 316-268-6499 or hlaviana@wichitaeagle.com.

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