Two people are in the hospital after a shooting early Tuesday morning.
According to a press release from the Topeka Police Department, the shooting happened at approximately 1:20am 2400 block of SW 21st. That address is near SW 21st and High. Both people were found in a lower level apartment at Sargent Apartments. Upon arrival, officers found a 47 year old woman with a life-threatening gunshot wound and a 25 year-old woman with non-life threatening injuries to her head and face. Both victims were taken to a local hospital for treatment. Their names are not being released. The suspect’s identity is unknown however, police are working on leads.
Anyone with information should contact TPD Detectives at 368-9400 or Crime Stoppers at 234-0007.