Topeka police investigate shooting in North Topeka

TOPEKA (KSNT) – At around 4:40 Friday morning, Topeka Police Officers were dispatched to the area of NW St. John and Jackson streets for a report of a shooting.

When officers arrived they located a yet to be identified white male in the street suffering a gun shoot wound to the head. The victim was transported by AMR to a local hospital with life threatening injuries.

The victim has been identified as 29-year-old Christopher Lee Evans of Topeka. TPD says that he remains in critical/stable condition as of Friday afternoon.

This incident is currently under investigation and no further details are available.

Topeka Police Officers and Detectives are currently investigating and anyone with knowledge of this incident, or any other crime, is asked to call the Topeka Police Department at 785-368-9200 or Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.

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