Incident

12-30-2017 Kansas Wichita 1-2

Location

December 30, 2017

1500 block of N Gentry
Wichita, Kansas
Geolocation: 37.7091, -97.2925

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Age: 9
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Age: 33
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Officer Dexter Betts
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Unharmed, Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child injured (not child shooter)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Bystander shot
  • ATF/LE Confiscation/Raid/Arrest
  • Brandishing/flourishing/open carry/lost/found

Notes

respond to man threat self with gun, attempt to retrieve handgun, officer fire at charging dog, ricochet hit child; officer later charged

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 4
State Senate District: 29
State House District: 84