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Man who shot Kansas tax employee gets 14 years in prison


August 10, 2018

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A man who owed about $400,000 in taxes who was convicted of shooting and wounding a Wichita tax agent has been sentenced to nearly 14 years in prison.

Television station KWCH reports that Ricky Wirths was sentenced Thursday.

He was found guilty in June of attempted first-degree murder for shooting Cortney Holloway five times at a Kansas Department of Revenue office in Wichita in September 2017. The shooting happened the same day that Holloway served a tax warrant at Wirth's home.

Before sentencing, Holloway told the court the shooting left him unable to run with his c...

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