Topeka man arrested Wednesday for shooting 52-year-old
TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A 34-year-old Topeka man was arrested Wednesday for the shooting of a 52-year-old man on Monday.
The Topeka Police Department says a Christopher R. Johnson-Wettengel, 34, of Topeka, was arrested on Wednesday for a shooting that happened on Sept. 20.
On Monday, Sept. 20, TPD said officers responded to an area of SW Fillmore St. with reports of a shooting. Before their arrival, the victim, a 52-year-old-man, had left the area and drove himself to a local hospital. His injuries were believed to be non-life-threatening.
According to Officers, a crime scene was found in the 2400 block of SW Fillmore St. and as a result of the investigation, Johnson-Wettengel was arrested on Wednesday, Sept. 22.
Johnson-Wettengel was booked into the Shawnee Co. Dept. of Corrections for aggravated battery and criminal discharge of a firearm.
Anyone with information about the shooting should email firstname.lastname@example.org or contact the TPD Criminal Investigation Bureau at 785-368-9400.
Copyright 2021 WIBW. All rights reserved.