Man arrested in fatal bar shooting

WICHITA, Kan. - A woman is hospitalized and a man is dead after a shooting in east Wichita early Sunday.

 Shots were fired at a bar around 3 a.m. Sunday, in the 7000 block of East Harry, between Rock and Woodlawn. As officers arrived they heard shots and saw a 36-year-old man running from the bar. He was arrested without a struggle.

A 37-year-old man died at the scene and a 28-year-old woman was rushed to a hospital with a gunshot wound to her arm.  

The suspect has been booked into jail for murder, battery, drugs, and possession of a firearm by a felon. 

So far there is no word on what led to the shooting. 

Anyone with more information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 316-267-2111, or police at 316-268-4407.

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