Sunday, November 29, 2015

Fatal shooting in Manhattan

One person is dead from gunshot wounds and three others have been hospitalized following a report of multiple shots fired at a Manhattan apartment complex early Sunday morning.

Riley County officers responded to 900 Garden Way at approximately 4:10 a.m. Sunday, where officials said, they found several victims of gunshot wounds, one of whom, had already died of their wounds.

A single subject, whose identity is being withheld at this time, was taken into custody for further investigation.

The names of the victims are also being withheld at this time, pending notification of their families.

Officials at the Riley County Police Department do not believe this incident poses any further danger to the public’s safety and ask anyone with information about these crimes to contact Manhattan/Riley County Crime Stoppers at (785) 539-7777 or toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Or visit their website for other options:


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