Man arrested for threatening girlfriend with a gun

Wichita Police (KSN File Photo)
Wichita Police (KSN File Photo)

WICHITA, Kansas – Wichita police have arrested a 28-year-old man after he threatened his girlfriend with a gun.

It happened Tuesday afternoon in the 5700 block of East Harry.

According to police, the officer was told a 28-year-old man was threatening his girlfriend with a gun on Harry.

The officer followed up on the tip and found the man around the corner.

Once the 28-year-old man saw the officer, he began to run north of Pineridge.

Several officers responded and found the suspect hiding in the backyard.

He was taken into custody and booked for aggravated assault on a law officer as well as his girlfriend. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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