Salina, KS

Now: 28 °

Currently: Cloudy

Hi: 28 ° | Lo: 26 °

Leavenworth Police Officer Shoots, Kills Suspect

KSAL StaffJuly 12, 2017

Police say a northeast Kansas officer has shot and killed a suspect while investigating a vehicle theft.

The  shooting happened Tuesday night in Leavenworth. Police Chief Patrick Kitchens says the officer reported the shooting shortly after arriving to investigate the stolen vehicle.

Police have asked the Kansas Bureau of Investigation to review the shooting, as is standard procedure. No other details were immediately released. Police didn’t immediately return a phone message from The Associated Press.

Associated Press information from: The Kansas City Star

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2017. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

COMMENTS

RELATED POSTS

Salina Police Log 11-22-17

November 22, 2017 11:40 am

STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Winners Selected For 2017...
December 17, 2017Comments
OCCK Transportation Recog...
December 17, 2017Comments
Salina Tech’s Practical...
December 17, 2017Comments
Saint Francis Names New C...
December 17, 2017Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets
© 2007 - 2017