Southwest Topeka shooting sends woman to hospital

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – The Topeka Police Department is investigating a shooting in Southwest Topeka that sent one woman to the hospital early Tuesday morning.

According to Shawnee County Dispatch, this happened near the 4400 block of SW 34th. That’s located by I-470 and SW Gage Blvd. The call came in around 1:20 a.m.

Police say she is in stable condition at this time and is expected to make a full recovery.

The suspect in this shooting, an adult male, is known to the victim and it appears the shooting was a result of an argument between the two.

Authorities describe him as a black male last seen driving northbound on Gage Blvd. He was in a burgundy Chevrolet Impala.

If you have any information call Topeka Crime Stoppers at (785) 234-0007.

KSNT News will continue to update this story as we learn more.



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