The 30 people shot by WPD since 2010

Wichita, Kansas (KE) – The Wichita Police Department has been involved in at least 26 separate shootings since 2010, shooting 30 people in those incidents, and 13 of those people died as a result of their wounds:

  1. Cody Huggins, an African-American, was shot and wounded on February 16, 2010.
  2. Kenneth Junious, an African-American, was shot and wounded on September 12, 2010.
  3. Jerome Dixon, an African-American, was shot and killed on November 5, 2010.
  4. Robert Scharoun, a Caucasian, was shot and killed on November 12, 2010.
  5. Shelan Peters, an African-American, was shot and wounded on December 1, 2010.
  6. Dejuan Colbert, an African-American, was shot and killed on October 31, 2011.
  7. Shirley Smith, an African-American, was shot and wounded on January 1, 2012.
  8. Clifford Gestus, a Caucasian, was shot and wounded on February 3, 2012.
  9. Marquez Smart, an African-American, was shot and killed on March 10, 2012.
  10. An unidentified 19-year-old African-American woman was shot and wounded while officers tried to shoot Smart.
  11. An unidentified 18-year-old African-American woman was shot and wounded while officers tried to shoot Smart.
  12. An unidentified 17-year-old African-American woman was shot and wounded while officers tried to shoot Smart.
  13. An unidentified 29-year-old African-American woman was shot and wounded while officers tried to shoot Smart.
  14. Troy Lanning II, a Caucasian, was shot and killed on April 1, 2012.
  15. Timothy Collins Jr., an African-American, was shot and killed on April 13, 2012.
  16. Ronald Vaughn, an African-American, was shot and wounded on April 13, 2012.
  17. Michael Westendorf, a Caucasian, was shot and wounded on June 11, 2012.
  18. Robert McCosh, a Caucasian, was shot and wounded on June 11, 2012.
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    Karen Jackson, a Native American, was shot and killed on July 10, 2012.

  20. Aaron Belcher, a Caucasian, was shot and wounded on January 13, 2013.
  21. Michael Martinez, Hispanic, was shot and wounded .
  22. Jason Woosypiti, a Native American, was shot and killed on July 11, 2013.
  23. Stacy Richard, a Caucasian, was shot and wounded on February 25, 2014.
  24. David Zehring, a Caucasian, was shot and killed on April 10, 2014.
  25. Icarus Randolph, an African-American, was shot and killed on July 4, 2014.
  26. Jeffrey Holden, a Caucasian, was shot and killed on October 26, 2014.
  27. John Paul Quintero, Hispanic, was shot and killed on January 3, 2015.
  28. an unidentified 45-year-old male, race unknown, was shot and wounded on May 4, 2015.
  29. Nicholas Garner, a Caucasian, was shot and killed on August 22, 2015.
  30. an unidentified 17-year-old black male was shot and wounded on December 4, 2015.

Ten of those shootings involved mental health issues, 8 of which resulted in death.

This report prepared by Kansas Exposed.

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