Police search for suspect involved in running over a man in west Wichita

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Wichita police are searching for a 61-year-old man accused of running over a 32-year-old man outside a home in west Wichita. It happened around 11:45 a.m. on Thursday morning in the 5300 block of West 9th.

According to police, officers were dispatched to a domestic violence call involving weapons.

A 50-year-old woman was involved in a fight with a 61-year-old man. During an argument, the 61-year-old suspect jumped into a green Pontiac Grand Prix with Kansas tags 073JKS and attempted to run over the woman two times.

A 32-year-old man who also lived at the home intervened, and the suspect attempted to strike him. He pulled out a gun a fired out the windshield of the car.

The man inside the car struck the 32-year-old man. The 32-year-old man taken to the hospital, and he is expected to recover.

Police ask if you see the suspect’s car to call 911.