Woman shot in SE Wichita Monday night

Shots were fired a block from her home.

WICHITA, Kan. - A Wichita woman is expected to recover after being shot in the legs Monday night, in the 9000 block of East Funston.

Police say the 57-year-old woman heard gunshots around 8:30 and went to lock her door. That is when a bullet came through her home and hit her in the legs. She was taken to a hospital with injuries that were described as not life-threatening. 

Officers found an apartment in the 9100 block of East Funston with damage from bullets going into and out of the apartment. A 23-year-old man was found uninjured inside. 

No arrests have been made in this case. 

The Wichita Police Department says they have noticed a trend of people resorting to violence, with no regard for other people around them. In an effort to stop violent crime, police are asking you to make a report if you know anything. 

Anonymous information can always be left with Crime Stoppers by calling 267-2111. Information that leads to an arrest could lead to a cash reward. 



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