Manhattan victim shot multiple times has not died, police confirm

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MANHATTAN, Kan. (KSNT) – The victim in a Manhattan shooting has not died, Riley County police confirmed Wednesday morning.

Just after 3 p.m. Tuesday, the Riley County Police Department went to the 400 block of South Juliette Avenue to a report of someone with gunshot wounds. Officers found a woman shot multiple times and in critical condition there, but as of 9:23 a.m. Wednesday RCPD said she has not died from her injuries.

RCPD released a photo of a man it identified as Jamie Smith, 23, leaving the scene of the shooting. It said it is now looking for him as the suspect, and filed a report for attempted first-degree murder in the incident. RCPD believes Smith is armed and asked anyone who sees him to call 911.

(Courtesy Photo/Riley County Police Department)

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