View Single Post
Old 08-08-2020, 05:12 AM
voiceofreason's Avatar
voiceofreason voiceofreason is offline
Junior News Editor
Join Date: Jul 2011
Posts: 43,788
Default Topeka, KS WF, 62 shot dead stray bullet fired by negro

Topeka police attempting to identify person of interest in west Topeka shooting

Updated: Aug 6, 2020 / 03:47 PM CDT

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) Ė Topeka police need your help in identifying someone they said is a person of interest in a west Topeka shooting.

Police responded to the reported gunshots around 11:30 p.m in the 1100 block of Southwest Gage Boulevard. Officers found one woman dead and said she was just a bystander and not connected to the shooting.

Topeka police said the person of interestís vehicle is a black Chevrolet SUV and was last seen northbound on Gage from the scene. They said the person was seen firing a handgun.

Stray bullet from exchange of gunfire kills Topekan

Posted Aug 6, 2020 at 6:38 PM

Jerrie Lyn Ross died late Wednesday in a house she owned at 1190 S.W. Gage Blvd., when she was struck by a stray bullet from an exchange of gunfire that took place outside, members of her family said.

They asked late Thursday that anyone with information about the crime contact police, who hadnít made any arrests as of early Friday afternoon.

Ross, 62, was a real estate and property manager who owned and operated Homes By Ross in Topeka, according to her obituary at

Reply With Quote