On Sunday at approximately 4:10 AM, Riley County Police responded to a complaint of multiple shots fired at 900 Garden Way in Manhattan
Shortly after arriving on scene police found several victims of gunshot wounds as well as a single subject who was taken into custody. This individual’s name is also being withheld at this time, awaiting further investigation. Riley County Police Spokesman officer Mathew Droge says no further suspects are being sought at this time.
Three victims were transported to emergency medical treatment centers and one victim was found fatally wounded at the scene. The names of these victims are being withheld pending further investigation and next of kin notification.
The Riley County Police Department does not believe this incident poses any further danger to the public’s safety and would remind those with information about these crimes to contact Manhattan/Riley County Crime Stoppers at (785) 539-7777 or Toll free at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477). Or visit their website for other options: www.manhattanrileycountycrimestoppers.com.
A witness, who wishes to stay anonymous, says he was wakened by a gunshot around 03:50 am. He says he heard three more shots one after the other before he heard police arrive on the scene.