Nov 29, 2019 10:00 PM

Sheriff identifies Kansas man who died in shooting

Posted Nov 29, 2019 10:00 PM

SEDGWICK COUNTY — Law enforcement authorities are investigating a fatal shooting, have identified the victim and are asking the public for help to locate a suspect vehicle.

Just after 7:30 a.m., on Wednesday, a passerby found a Hispanic man lying next to the road in the 12000 block of east 45th Street North, according to Lt. Tim Myers. Responding deputies noticed a gunshot to the man’s body and he was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.

The victim was identified as Christian Osvaldo Hernandez, 30, from Wichita.

The investigation is being worked as a Homicide. Sedgwick County Sheriff Investigators are looking for a white sedan in reference to this case and are asking the public for their assistance in locating the vehicle in the attached photos.

Anyone with information can call 316-660-5300 or Crime Stoppers at 316-267-2111