Wichita woman fatally shot in chest

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita police say a woman has been fatally shot outside of an area home and one of her relatives has been taken into custody.

Officers found the woman shot in the chest Wednesday morning in the front yard of the home. She was taken to an area hospital in critical condition and later died.

Police tell KAKE-TV the male relative tells officers he shot her. It’s unclear how they are related.

Their identities haven’t been released. No charges have been reported.


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