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Police: Man chased, shot in leg after argument in Wichita


WICHITA, Kansas — Police say a 29-year-old man was injured after an argument in south Wichita led to a shooting.

Wichita police Lt. James Espinoza said Thursday that the victim was arguing with a 31-year-old acquaintance shortly after 11 p.m. Wednesday. Espinoza said the argument escalated and the victim ran from a group of men. Police say the group of men chased the victim and he was shot in the leg.

The victim was taken to a hospital for treatment. He is expected to survive.

An investigation is ongoing.

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