Drive-by shooting leaves man in hospital

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

WICHITA, Kansas – A 21-year-old male was taken to St. Francis hospital after being shot in the leg after leaving a house party.

It happened near the 700 block of E. Mt. Vernon on Sunday at 3:15am.

A witness said that an unknown man in a white truck drove by and shot the victim.

The truck is described as a white colored newer model crew cab pick-up truck with loud after-market exhaust.

Police were able to locate a shell casing from the scene and found additional shells in the area.

The witness and police are unsure how many shots were fired.

The victim was admitted in stable condition.

The relation between the shooter and the victim is unknown at this time.

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