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LAWRENCE, KS (KCTV) -
Authorities are investigating after a 23-year-old man was found shot to death in a Lawrence apartment.
The shooting victim has been identified as Franklin Spottedtail, of Lawrence.
Police were called about 3 a.m. Sunday to the Northwinds Apartments in the 1100 block of George Court for an unknown emergency. The caller advised 911 operators that the man may have been stabbed at that location.
When officers arrived, they found located the shooting victim in an apartment. Paramedics later arrived and determined the man was dead.
Responding officers contacted several individuals who were later interviewed by detectives, who were called in to assist. Crime scene technicians also responded to the apartment to process the scene.
Lawrence police have not released any information on any possible suspects.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Lawrence Police Department at 785-832-7509 or Douglas County CrimeStoppers at 785-843-8477.
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