Ft. Riley Soldier Dies From Single Gunshot

By: Chelsey Moran
By: Chelsey Moran

JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (WIBW) - A Ft. Riley soldier is dead after suffering a single gun shot in Junction City early Saturday morning.

Junction City Police were called to 311 W. 8th Apt. #2 just after 1:30 a.m. in reference to a subject suffering from a gunshot wound.

Upon arrival, officers located a 22-year-old Ft. Riley soldier suffering from a single gunshot.

He was transported to Geary Community Hospital and was later pronounced dead.

An autopsy has be scheduled. His identity is not being released at this time, pending notification of next of kin.

The investigation is ongoing but police say the incident does not appear to be criminal in nature.


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