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Man arrested for disturbance at Wichita mosque

Man arrested for disturbance at Wichita mosque

Man arrested for disturbance at Wichita mosque

Police have arrested a 26-year-old Wichita man after an incident at a local mosque.

Police officer Kevin Wheeler said in a press release that officers were called late on October 3oth to the Masjid An Noor Mosque in the 3100 block of East 17th.   A 53-year-old man reported that someone yelled racially insensitive comments to him, displayed a handgun, then left in a car.    Officers found that the man with the gun had also placed posters near the Islamic Society of Wichita in the 6600 block of East 34th Street North.

The man was identified and later arrested at a home in Derby.  Police said the man acted alone and was not part of any network.    He was booked into jail for aggravated assault and disorderly conduct.

 

 

 

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