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Police: Woman reports boyfriend hitting her, friend with hammer in south Wichita

Wichita police said a woman reported being struck with a hammer by her boyfriend Wednesday...
Wichita police said a woman reported being struck with a hammer by her boyfriend Wednesday morning.(KWCH)
Updated: Jun. 16, 2021 at 7:40 AM CDT
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WICHITA, Kan. (KWCH) - Two people were hurt Wednesday morning after they were struck with a hammer.

Wichita police were called 1915 W. MacArthur shortly before 6 a.m. When they arrived, a woman said her boyfriend broke into the residence and struck her and a friend with a hammer.

The woman and her friend were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Another person who was in the home at the time and tried to intervene was not hurt.

Wichita police are working to locate the suspect. They say there is no threat to the public.

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