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Shooting on South Elm; Suspects not yet located

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PITTSBURG, KANSAS -

On Monday, May 18, 2015, at 3:53 AM, officers responded to the 1300 block of S. Elm for a report of an individual receiving a gunshot injury. Officers arrived and spoke with 19 year old Jaelyen Lee of Parsons, KS. He was suffering from a minor gunshot injury and was transported to Via Christi for treatment. He was released from the hospital a short time later. 

The victim and witnesses indicated the incident stemmed from a verbal arguement between the victim and two males. The suspects have not yet been located.

The investigation into this incident is ongoing at this time. Anyone having information related to this incident, or other crimes, is urged to contact the Pittsburg Police Department at (620)-231-1700, or at our tip line, 620-231-TIPS (8477). Caller may remain anonymous. 

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