Police: Woman shoots ex-boyfriend during home break-in

Wichita police (KSN File Photo)

WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – Wichita police said a 32-year-old woman shot her ex-boyfriend Tuesday night. It happened in the 5000 block of Newell around 9:30 p.m.

The woman reported to police that she returned home and noticed that someone had broken into her home. She grabbed a shotgun from her car, went to the door, and shot a 32-year-old man. Police later determined it was an ex-boyfriend.

He received a gunshot wound to the stomach. He fled on foot and was located by police. He was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officials said they are still investigating.


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