Man shot, injured in Topeka

Topeka Police Department (Courtesy: KSNT News)
Topeka Police Department (Courtesy: KSNT News)

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Topeka police are investigating after a man was injured in a shooting.

The Topeka Capital-Journal reports authorities responded to Pine Ridge Manor Monday evening.

Police Lt. Aaron Jones says the injured person told police that he dropped a gun which discharged, striking him in the leg. The man, whose identity hasn’t been released, was taken to a Topeka hospital.

His injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.