Police say man called 2 and said he shot Kansas tax agent


October 8, 2017

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man accused of walking into a Wichita tax office and shooting an agent called an acquaintance afterward and said he had "lost it" and "just killed a guy," according to investigators.

A Wichita police detective wrote in an arrest affidavit that it was one of two calls that 52-year-old Ricky Wirths made after the Sept. 19 attack on Cortney Holloway, who was shot several times but survived, The Wichita Eagle reported. Wirths, who owed nearly $400,000 in outstanding taxes, pleaded not guilty to attempted first-degree murder and is jailed on $500,000 bond.

Holloway, a 35...

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