Shawnee police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Monday evening at Broadway and Dewey Streets.
Shawnee police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Monday evening at Broadway and Dewey Streets and are still searching for the suspect.
It was about 7:15 p.m. when the initial shots fired call was reported.
“Witnesses in the area saw a white male and an Indian male, later identified as Mark Anthony Little, arguing in the street,” said Shawnee Police Cpl. Vivian Lozano-Stafford. “The white male pulled out a firearm and shot Little.”
Lozano-Stafford said Little, 38, was transported by REACT EMS ambulance to SSM St. Anthony Hospital Shawnee, where he later died from his wounds.
The suspect was still being sought in the case late Monday night. That suspect is described as a white male who is about 5 feet, 9 inches tall, of medium build and with reddish blonde hair and a scruffy goatee. That suspect was last seen wearing black pants and a red tank top leaving westbound toward Kickapoo Street.
“This is a tragic event that occurred and our thoughts and prayers are with the family of the victim,” Lozano-Stafford said.,
If anyone has any information on the suspect, please contact Shawnee Police Department at 405-273-2122.