BROWN COUNTY, Kan. (KSNT) – The Brown County Sheriff’s Office is investigating after a young girl was shot on the Kickapoo Reservation.
Brown County Sheriff John Merchant reports the incident took place Saturday after the sheriff’s office received a report of a gunshot victim on the reservation.
The sheriff’s office and the Kickapoo Police Department learned that the incident involved a male suspect and a female victim both under the age of 14.
Merchant said the victim was taken to the Horton hospital and later flown to Children’s Mercy with serious but non-life threatening injuries.
The incident is still under investigation.