Law enforcement takes suspect into custody following shooting of officer and Lyons man


LYONS, Kan. (KSNW) – Oct. 17 4:07 p.m.

The officer and Lyons man are now in stable condition, according to a press release from the Kansas Bureau of Investigation.

The Rice County Sheriff’s Office and Lyons police are responding to an officer involved shooting Friday afternoon, according to a Kansas Bureau of Investigations spokesperson.

Preliminary information from KBI indicates that the Lyons Police Department received a 911 call at approximately 3:40 p.m. Friday from a man they said was being threatened with a gun.

An officer dispatched to a home near South Reed Avenue and Arrowhead Drive was reportedly shot by 40-year-old Adam Hrabik of Lyons. KBI says the officer was assisted by two nearby citizens who took him to a local medical facility before he was transported to a Wichita hospital. The officer is currently in stable condition.

When additional officers and deputies arrived at the residence they found a second man, a 56-year-old Lyons resident, who had also been shot. The man was removed from the scene and taken to a local hospital before being transported to a Wichita facility in serious condition.

7:45 p.m.

Officers have taken a the suspect into custody following the shooting of one officer and a Lyons man. Both the man and the officer are being treated at local hospitals, according to KSN.

7:30 p.m.

A Lyons Police Officer and a Lyons man were both shot and have been transported to Wichita hospitals, according to a KBI agent. One of the hospitals confirmed the man is in serious condition.

4:30 p.m.

Law enforcement agencies are actively working in the area.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories