The Riley County Police Department is looking for Jamie Smith, 23, following a shooting in the 400 block of South Juliette Avenue Tuesday afternoon.
Smith was last seen in a white tank top and blue jeans in the Walmart area in the 100 block of Bluemont Avenue on Tuesday afternoon. Smith may be armed, RCPD said. RCPD is asking the public to call 911 immediately if someone sees Smith.
Officers filed a report for attempted first-degree murder at 2:58 p.m. Tuesday. RCPD said a 38-year-old woman was shot at multiple times. Emergency responders took the woman to Ascension Via Christi Hospital with a gunshot wound. She was in critical condition.
On Wednesday morning, RCPD disputed reports of the woman's death, saying she was still alive.
RCPD asked the public to avoid the 400 block of South Juliette for nearly four hours Tuesday, ending around 7 p.m.
This is a developing story. The Mercury will update once more details become available.