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Wichita man shot, killed in gang-related drive-by shooting

August 19, 2019

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Wichita police say the fatal shooting of a 22-year-old man was gang related.

Officers found 24-year-old Elbert Costello dead from several gunshot wounds Sunday in the parking lot of an apartment complex in northeast Wichita.

A 24-year-old man who also was shot was taken to a hospital, where he is in serious condition.

Officer Kevin Wheeler said in a news release that investigators believe two groups of people shot at each other in the parking lot. No suspect information was released.

Some damage was reported to apartment buildings and vehicles near the shooting.

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