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Reward offered in Mayetta drive-by shooting

MAYETTA, Kan. (KSNT) - The Jackson County Sheriff's Office has posted a reward offering for information leading to the capture and conviction of those involved in a May 20 drive-by shooting that struck a 12-year old boy.

The shooting occurred in the early morning in the 13000 block of 166th Road around 1:45 a.m. Deputies and investigators found multiple rounds fired into the residence where a child was shot in the back.

Bullets went through a window, a closet door and a wall before entering the son's room and striking him. The child was transported to an area hospital and recovered from his injuries.

Anyone interested in the reward with information that could lead to the arrest of the persons responsible is encouraged to contact the Jackson County Sheriff's Office at 785-364-2251.



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