Two arrested in shooting death of Lawrence man

07/18/2013 7:37 PM

07/18/2013 7:37 PM

Police have arrested two persons in the shooting death Wednesday of 51-year-old Gary Edens.

Police went to a home in the 600 block of Michigan Street around 6:30 p.m. after someone reported hearing gunshots. Officers found Edens, who was rushed to a hospital where he died.

Witnesses later alerted police that a vehicle linked to possible suspects had been seen in Topeka. Two persons were later arrested. No criminal charges have been filed, but the two are expected to appear in district court on Friday.

Glenn E. Rice, grice@kcstar.com

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