CRIME STOPPERS CASE #1628
FOR THE WEEK OF JULY 24, 2016
DEPARTMENT CASE NUMBER: 13C62774
LEAD DETECTIVE: ROBBERT CHISHOLM, WICHITA POLICE DEPARTMENT
COLD CASE HOMICIDE
Around 2 a.m. on Sept. 22, 2013, Colby Hopkins was in standing in a parking lot in the 100 block of North Mead after the Old Town clubs had closed. There were approximately 40 to 50 people in the lot and more in the street.
Two people in the crowd appeared to be trying to get others to fight with them. Investigators said that as people were watching, a number of shots were fired from a parking lot on the northwest corner of Douglas and Mead.
Six people were shot. Mr. Hopkins was found lying on Mead Street. He was later pronounced dead at an area hospital. Witnesses and victims were interviewed but did not positively identify a suspect.
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