Shooting in east Wichita leaves one injured

Lincoln and Mission Shooting

WICHITA, Kansas – One teen is in serious condition following a shooting in east Wichita early Saturday morning.

Police dispatchers tell KSN that officers responded to a call of a shooting in the 6400 block of East Lincoln just before 1 a.m. When they arrived, the 18-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound to the leg.

There was a suspect stopped on the scene, but no gun was found in the car. The victim did not want to talk to police. Police said he was shot in the 800 block of South Mission.

The 18-year-old was taken to Wesley Medical Center in serious condition. 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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