Police believe man found with gunshot wounds accidentally shot himself

Published: Nov. 17, 2019 at 7:21 AM CST
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A man was found with gunshot wounds near downtown Topeka Saturday night.

After further investigation Topeka Police believe his injuries were accidentally self-inflicted.

According to the Topeka Police watch commander he was found in the area of 300 SW Harrison with non-life threatening injuries shortly after 7 p.m. Saturday. He was taken to a local hospital for treatment.

TPD arrived on the scene after receiving a report of aggravated battery.

They are not looking for any additional people at this time.