Man shoots himself in the leg in southeast Wichita

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WICHITA, Kansas – Wichita police are investigating a shooting.

It happened around 9 p.m. Tuesday in the 1000 block of South Pinecrest.

Police say an 18-year-old man reports that a 19-year-old man pointed a gun at him.

A fight broke out and the 18-year-old victim pushed the gun away.

The 19-year-old man fired one shot hitting himself in the leg.

He was transported to Wesley Medical Center.

Police say the two were dealing narcotics.

No arrests were made.

 

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