WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – A man is recovering after being struck in the head during an attempted robbery.
Police tell us it happened at 12:15 a.m. in the 8000 block of East Kellogg; in the parking lot of Motel 8.
The 63-year-old man says he was getting out of his car when a man approached him.
The victim says the man was armed with a handgun and demanded his wallet.
The two men fought over the gun, resulting in the suspect striking the victim in the head with the gun.
The victim received a minor laceration to his head, and was treated by EMS at the scene. No loss of property has been reported.
Police are searching for the suspect.