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Man reports being shot in leg and hand

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Saturday, April 19, 2014, at 1:16 p.m.
  • Updated Sunday, April 20, 2014, at 12:37 p.m.

Editor's note: An earlier version misspelled Sgt. John Hoofer's last name.

Police are looking for two men who reportedly shot another man in west Wichita early Saturday.

The shooting happened in an area near North Meridian and Caroline, between McLean and Third Street, at about 3:50 a.m.

A 23-year old man told police that two unknown men shot him once in the leg and once in the hand, according to Sgt. John Hoofer. The victim was taken to a hospital in serious condition.

Hoofer said details of the shooting were unavailable.

Reach Fred Mann at 316-268-6310 or fmann@wichitaeagle.com.

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