Man charged for Manhattan apartment shooting


A 43-year old Manhattan man is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death of a Fort Riley soldier.

Riley County Prosecutor Barry Wilkerson says Matthew Dennis Wilson was also charged yesterday with four counts of attempted first-degree murder and one count of aggravated battery.

Riley County Police say 22-year-old Michael Lowery, was shot early Sunday at an apartment complex in Manhattan.

Three other people also were shot.

Wilson was being held in the Riley County Jail on a $2 million bond.

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