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Police: Wichita man injured after being shot in chest, hospitalized in critical condition


WICHITA, Kansas — Police say a man has been shot and critically injured while walking in east Wichita.

The man called 911 to report he had been shot Thursday evening. The man says he was walking to an apartment complex from a nearby business when he was shot once in the chest.

Police say the man was critically wounded but was able to talk to officers. They think one or two rounds were shot.

The man's identity hasn't been released but police say he is in his 20s.

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