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1 person is hospitalized, another in custody after an officer-involved shooting in Wichita

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WICHITA, Kansas — Wichita police say a man was injured and another is custody after a shooting involving a police officer.

Police spokesman Lt. James Espinoza says the incident began Monday morning when police tried to stop a vehicle, which took off and led police on a chase before it stopped in an alley.

Espinoza says shots were fired and one suspect was hit. He was listed in serious but stable condition Monday morning. Another person was taken into custody.

No officers were hurt.

No further information was immediately available.

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