Topeka, KANSAS – According to the Topeka Police Department, the shooting occurred around 10:17 p.m. late Sunday night.
It happened on Gordon Street.
Topeka Police Department officers responded to a shooting call.
The responding officers found one adult male victim.
Police said the 70-year-old man suffered a gunshot wound and was taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries.
The 34-year-old suspect, later identified as Benjamin Folsom, was taken into custody on Monday.
He is now charged with aggravated battery and criminal possession of a firearm.
The victim’s identity has not yet been released.
No other information is available at the moment.
This incident remains under investigation.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.