The suspect opened fireplace on two officers who had been making an attempt to conduct a welfare test on the residence within the southern a part of the town round 10:15 p.m. native time, Wichita Police Capt. Wendell Nicholson advised reporters in a late-night briefing.
The officer was rushed to a hospital.
The suspect continued to fireside as extra officers arrived and was killed in a shootout.
The officers had been making an attempt to test on a girl who was inside the house together with one other lady on the time of the capturing, Nicholson stated with out going into additional element.
Neither the slain officer nor the suspect has been recognized by police.
There have been no experiences of some other officers being shot.