Officers Shoot Man Outside Hotel
Associated Press - December 11, 2013 6:54 am
The Kansas Bureau of Investigation says preliminary information about the shooting deaths Thursday night of three people in Coffeyville indicates gunshots were exchanged between two of them.
The Kansas Bureau of Investigation is investigating after Riley County police shot and wounded a man outside a Manhattan hotel.
Riley County police spokesman Matthew Droge says in a news release that police were called to the Quality Inn and Suites early Tuesday on reports that someone was firing shots outside the hotel.
Droge says when the man ignored officers’ orders to drop his weapon and kept firing, police shot him several times.
The man was taken to a hospital but further details about his condition were not released. No officers or bystanders were injured.
Authorities have not released any other information about the incident.