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Sunday Lawrence shooting still under investigation

Three people were hurt as the result of a shooting at a bar in Lawrence early Sunday.

Lawrence police report that just after 2 a.m., officers were called in regard to a shooting at Playerz Sports Bar.

Just before they got there, two people, a man and a woman were shot in the parking lot. Police found the vehicle of a person they suspect in the shooting and that person tried to evade police, but eventually stopped in the vicinity of E. 23rd St. and O’Connell Rd.

The suspect was discovered by police in his vehicle with serious, life-threatening injuries from what appeared to be a gunshot wound and was transported to an area hospital.

If you know more about this incident, call Crime Stoppers at 785-843-TIPS.


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