Victim identified after Sunday night shooting in Geary County

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Published: Oct. 4, 2021 at 8:20 AM CDT
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JUNCTION CITY, Kan. (WIBW) - The Geary County Sheriff’s Office have identified the victim in a Sunday night shooting in Geary County.

The victim is identified as Enfinnity Latania Hayes, 22, of Fort Riley.

Authorities say the incident took place at the Milford State Park Group Shelter Sunday evening.

Geary County Sheriff’s say the victim was approached by a male described as 6′1″ or taller dressed in all black approached the victim, and her husband and attempted to rob the couple at gunpoint.

Authorities say there was a gunshot and the victim fell to the ground and she was driven to Geary Community Hospital by her husband.

The Geary County Sheriff’s Office has not identified a suspect at this time and is asking for help in reference to this case.

If you have any information please contact the Sheriff’s Office at (785) 238-2261 or Dispatch at (785) 762-5912.

One person is dead following a Sunday night shooting in Geary County, authorities said.

The shooting is being investigated as a possible homicide.

Authorities said Geary County sheriff’s deputies were called at 8:24 p.m. Sunday to Geary Community Hospital in Junction City regarding a possible shooting victim, who had been driven to the hospital.

Geary County sheriff’s officials said the victim later died from injuries suffered in the shooting.

Authorities said the shooting was reported to have occurred in a rural area in Geary County.

Additional details weren’t immediately available.

Anyone with information may call the Geary County Sheriff’s Office at (785) 238-2261 or Geary County dispatch at (785) 762-5912.

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