Hutchinson man shot in face

Hutchinson police are investigating an early morning shooting that critically wounded a 19-year-old man.

The shooting was reported shortly before 1:45 a.m., Capt. Troy Hoover said. Officers arriving at an apartment at 1708 E. 24th found that Jordan Thomas had been shot in the face.

He was transported by air ambulance to Via Christi Regional Medical Center-St. Francis Campus, where he is in critical condition.

The investigation is ongoing, Hoover said, and anyone with information about the incident should call Hutchinson Police at 620-694-2833.

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