TPD: 2 people injured in Central Topeka accidentally shot themselves

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - Topeka Police say a shooting that injured two people was an accident.

TPD says people reported hearing gunfire just after 7:30 p.m. Friday in the 1000 block of SW Mulvane.

While officers were talking to witnesses, they were informed two men showed up at a local hospital with gunshot wounds. TPD said the injuries were considered very minor.

Police said their investigation determined the two victims accidentally shot themselves while handling a firearm.

Anyone with additional information should call Crime Stoppers, 785-234-0007.