Sunday Night Shooting Victim Identified

Topeka police are investigating a shooting that sent a man to the hospital Sunday night. (WIBW/Eric Ives)
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TOPEKA, Kansas (WIBW) -- The Topeka Police Dept. released the name of the man who was shot in the central part of the city over the weekend.

They identified him as 29 year-old Darton Andrew Fields, although they weren't able to give an update on his condition - other than he is still alive.

Officers found Fields in the 1200 block of SW Buchanan around 9:15 p.m. Sunday night after he called 911 and told dispatchers he had been shot.

He was listed in serious condition when he was taken to a local hospital.

Topeka Police are investigating and looking for the person responsible for shooting the victim. Anyone with information is urged to call detectives at 785-368-9400 or Crime Stoppers at 785-234-0007.