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Wichita police identify shooting victim

Wichita police identify shooting victim

By Penny Kiryk, George Lawson and Marc LaVoie. CREATED Feb 21, 2014

Police have identified the victim of a fatal shooting in west Wichita.   44-year-old Efren Antonio Villarreal-Alvarado arrived at work at 6:15 Friday morning at Santana Construction at 3665 West McCormick.   Fellow employees found him at 7:15 with a gunshot wound.   

Villarreal-Alvarado died about half an hour later at a hospital.   Detectives have been talking to witnesses and gathering evidence from the scene.   No arrests have been made.

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Wichita Police are investigating Friday morning's shooting in the 3600 block of West McCormick as a homicide.

Police say employees of a concrete business arrived to work shortly after 7:00 a.m. Friday morning, and saw a man, around 40 years old in a vehicle, suffering from gunshot wounds.

The man was taken to a hospital in critical condition, where he died shortly after.

Wichita Police continue to investigate.