Man dies after being stabbed in west Wichita

WICHITA — A 20-year-old man died early this morning after being stabbed at a west Wichita apartment.

The incident occurred just after 4 a.m. in the 700 block of North Country Acres, near Central and Ridge Road, authorities said.

The victim was taken to Via Christi Hospital on St. Francis, where he was pronounced dead shortly after arrival, a hospital spokesman said.

A suspect was arrested at Colony West Apartments, a Sedgwick County dispatch supervisor said.