TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – Three people are left with serious injuries after a triple shooting in north Topeka Saturday night.
The Topeka Police Department responded to a call at 11:10 p.m. Saturday night after a report of multiple gunshots were heard in the 1300 block of NW Eugene Street.
According to Lt. Joe Perry, the man who confronted the individuals has had political signs stolen from his property in the past and believed that’s why they were there.
Officers found one person on scene suffering from what appeared to be multiple gun shot wounds. The individual was transported by ambulance to a local hospital.
Officers say two other people showed up to local hospitals with what appeared to be gunshot wounds as well.
Two people were taken to the Law Enforcement Center for questioning.
Anyone with information is urged to call the Topeka Criminal Investigation Bureau at 785-368-9400, or Shawnee County Crime Stoppers at 785-234-0007.
This is an ongoing investigation.