Salina, KS

Now: 63 °

Currently: Fair

Hi: 79 ° | Lo: 43 °

19-year-old arrested for deadly east Wichita shooting

KSAL StaffDecember 28, 2016

Authorities say a 19-year-old man has been arrested in a deadly Wichita shooting.

KAKE-TV (http://bit.ly/2hwOf5H) reports that the suspect was booked into jail Wednesday morning on suspicion of first-degree murder in the death of 23-year-old Charles Hawkins.

Police Lt Todd Ojile says Hawkins was killed Friday when he pulled out a gun and attempted to rob the suspect during a drug deal. Ojile says the suspect also was armed and shot Hawkins.

Prosecutors plan to present the case to prosecutors later this week. Hawkins’ death is Wichita’s 33rd homicide of 2016.


Information from: KAKE-TV.

Copyright © Rocking M Media, 2020. All Rights Reserved. No part of this story may be reproduced without Rocking M Media’s express consent.

CATEGORIES :

RELATED POSTS

Tyson Not Coming to Wichita

December 8, 2017 8:46 am

Wichita Duo to Highlight Friday Night Live

November 29, 2017 12:10 pm



STAY IN TOUCH!

GET OUR APP!

LATEST POSTS

Families to Receive Digit...
September 29, 2020Comments
Street Eats & Beats ...
September 29, 2020Comments
CMS Lays Down Guidance Fo...
September 29, 2020Comments
Belongings Stolen From a ...
September 29, 2020Comments

LATEST TWEETS

Read all tweets
© 2007 - 2020 - EEO  - KDJM  - KABI  - KSAL-AM  - KSAL-FM  - KVOB  - KYEZ  - KZUH