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Man shot in knee during disturbance at party

WICHITA — An 18-year-old man was shot in the leg early today during a disturbance at a party in the 2900 block of North Charles.

Wichita police said the dispute began about 2 a.m. when the victim was struck on the head with a bottle while standing on the porch of a home.

The victim chased the suspect into the street, police said, where he was confronted by a second suspect who a gun.

The second suspect fired three to four shots, one of which struck the victim in the knee, police said.

The suspects ran from the scene, police said, and the victim was treated at Via Christi on St. Francis.

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