One man is dead after a shooting in central Topeka on Saturday night. Around 9:25 p.m. police officers went to 1235 SW Huntoon for a report of a shooting.

People were trying to treat a shooting victim when the officers got there. The victim was taken to a local hospital. Police said he died in the hospital.

The man was identified as Darton A. Fields II, 34, of Topeka. His family has been notified.

Police said the Topeka Police Homicide Unit is reviewing all investigative leads and evidence. They encourage anyone with information to call contact the Topeka Police Criminal Investigation Bureau at (785) 368-9400 or Shawnee County Crime Stoppers at (785) 234-0007.

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