Topeka man killed in Saturday morning shooting

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TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – Topeka police are investigating a shooting that killed one man on Saturday morning.

Officers said they got a call to investigate an aggravated battery around 5:45 a.m. on Saturday. They responded to the 1200 block of Southwest Garfield Avenue.

When they got there officers found 55-year-old Terry Tignor dead from a gunshot injury.

The police department has not announced any arrests in connection with Tignor’s death.

Anyone with information about the shooting should email or call the Topeka Police Criminal Investigation Bureau at (785)368-9400. Anonymous tips can called into Shawnee County Crime Stoppers at (785)234-0007. You can also make anonymous tips online at

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