According to the TPD, the victim is Keith K. Gaylord Jr., 23, of Topeka. The investigation into the situation leading up to his death is ongoing.
Around 10:08 a.m. on Sept. 30, officers with the TPD were sent to the Meadowlark Apartments, located at 1621 SW 37th Terrace after receiving reports of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers found one individual dead and another believed to be suffering non-threatening injuries. The injured individual was taken to an area hospital and is in stable condition.