WICHITA, Kan. - Sedgwick County Sheriff's Deputies are investigating after a man was found beaten, and claiming to have been kidnapped. It began around 2:00 a.m. Wednesday in the 14000 block of West Pawnee. A call to 911 indicated that a man was knocking on the windows of a residence asking for help.
Deputies found a Pratt man, 40, with obvious injuries to his face. He told the officers that he had been beat up and kidnapped from an unknown location in Pratt earlier in the evening. The man was then taken to an area hospital for treatment.
Deputies later located a crime scene near 2600 South 151st Street West. The sheriff's office contacted the Pratt Police Department and investigators are trying to determine exactly what happened.
Anyone with information is asked to call Sheriff Investigations at (316) 660-5300.