Man fatally shot while exchanging gunfire in Topeka

Topeka Police Department (Courtesy: KSNT News)

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) – Authorities say a man has been fatally shot in a Topeka alley just west of downtown.

Police say officers found 28-year-old Matthew Lamont Gladney, of Topeka, wounded late Monday while responding to a report that two people were exchanging gunfire.

Gladney was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.