Police investigate possible shooting in east Topeka

(KSNT Photo/Austin Barnes)

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – Topeka Police are investigating a shooting shortly after noon on Tuesday in east Topeka.

The Topeka Police Department says officers were called to the area of the Paradise Plaza apartments located at 2046 SE 11th Terrace at 12:09 p.m. on a possible shooting. When officers arrived they located shell casings and blood in the area of 2124 SE 11th Terrace.

Police tell KSNT News a possible person of interest was located in the area and taken to jail to be questioned by detectives.

The victim was located at 11th and Republican with non-life threatening injuries caused by a battery incident.

Police say at this time it does appear the shell casings are related to the incident; however no shooting victims have been located at this time.

Anyone with information related to this investigation please contact the Topeka Police Department at 785-368-9400 or Crime Stoppers at 785-234-0007.

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