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Wichita man shoots himself during drug deal

Wichita man shoots himself during drug deal

By Jacob Weston. CREATED Mar 19, 2014

 Wichita police were called to the 1000 block of south Pinecrest, after a drug deal had gone awry Tuesday night.

An 18 year-old reports meeting with a 19 year-old, when the older man pulled a gun. The younger man tried to push the gun away and the two struggled over it. During the tussle the 19 year-old fired one shot, hitting himself in the leg. He was taken to a hospital for his injury. The 18 year-old was unhurt.

So far neither individual has been arrested. Investigators are still working the case to determine what drugs were being exchanged and who was buying or selling.