Wichita man gets 55 years in home shooting

WICHITA, Kansas (AP) – A Wichita man has been sentenced to 55 years and one month in prison for a shooting that left a man paralyzed.

Tyler Ruhl was sentenced on Thursday, which was his 21st birthday. He was convicted in August of attempted first-degree murder, attempted aggravated robbery, aggravated battery and possession of a firearm by a felon.

Authorities say 51-year-old Timothy Gurley of Wichita was found shot in his home in September 2013.

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