Kansas officials revise shooting claim in New Years killing
April 23, 2021
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Authorities in Wichita now say a homicide victim found on a downtown street on New Year's Day was not shot, but bludgeoned to death in a possible gang initiation.
New arrest documents filed by police say a medical examiner found no evidence that Gabriel Campos-Torres, 21, has been shot, the Wichita Eagle reported. Instead, his death was ruled the result of blunt force injuries to the torso.
Police had issued public statements that Campos-Torres had been shot. But officials now say what appeared to have been a gunshot wound on the left side of his mouth was a cut tha...