Suspect Arrested After Police Hear Gunshots

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TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - One person was arrested Saturday morning after gunshots were heard in southwest Topeka neighborhood.

Officers responded to 15th and Belle around 4:20 a.m. Upon arrival, they heard additional gunshots and observed a gray Chevy Malibu leaving the area at a high rate of speed.

The suspect was apprehended by a police k-9 after the car was stopped. A loaded handgun and shell casings were located.

Detectives are conducting follow up at this time.

They ask any residents in the area with damage to their residence or car to contact the Topeka Police Department at 368-9400.