Suspect Critical following Officer-Involved Shooting in Newton
NEWTON, Kan. - UPDATE: A suspect is in critical condition following an officer-involved shooting in Newton.
It happened just after 4:00 p.m. Thursday at Prairie Estates Mobile Home Park. That's in the 400 block of South Meridian on Newton's west side.
Police say it began as a domestic disturbance. At some point, after officers arrived on scene, shots were exchanged between police and the suspect. The suspect was hit, and rushed to an area hospital in very critical condition.
No officers were hurt. The case remains under investigation. ---
NEWTON, Kan. - Police are on the scene of an officer-involved shooting in Newton. It happened just after 4:00 p.m. Thursday in the 2100 block of Singletree Drive, near 1st and Evans. Officials indicate that officers were called to a domestic dispute at a mobile home.
Shots were fired and one person was injured. However, no officers were injured in the incident.