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West Wichita woman wounded by shots fired outside house

WICHITA — Wichita police are at the scene of a shooting that was reported tonight in west Wichita.

Emergency dispatchers said the shooting was reported about 7 p.m. in the 700 block of North Hoover.

Officers found a woman with a gunshot wound to the head. She was taken to Via Christi Medical Center on St. Francis in serious but stable condition.

Police said the woman was in her home when she was struck by one of several shots that were fired from the street.

KWCH, The Eagle's news partner, said witnesses reported seeing no cars driving by the home when the shots were fired.

No information about a motive for the shooting was immediately available.

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