Geary County Sheriff’s Office identifies victim of deadly shooting

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GEARY COUNTY (KSNT) – The Geary County Sheriff’s Office is looking into a possible murder and asking the public for information.

On Sunday, Oct. 3rd at 8:24 p.m. sheriff’s deputies responded to the Geary Community Hospital in reference to a possible shooting victim. The sheriff’s office identified the victim as Enfinnity Latania Hayes, 22, of Fort Riley.

The sheriff’s office said the shooting happened Sunday evening at the Milford State Park Group Shelter. Hayes was approached by a man described as 6’1″ or taller, dressed in all black. According to the sheriff’s office, the man tried to rob Hayes and her husband at gunpoint. That’s when she was shot and fell to the ground. She was taken to the Geary Community Hospital by her husband, where she later died.

The Geary County Sheriff’s Office has not identified a suspect yet but is asking for help in reference to this case. If you have any information please contact the Sheriff’s Office at (785) 238-2261 or Dispatch at (785) 762-5912.

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