Andover, KANSAS – According to the Kansas Bureau of Investigation, the shooting occurred right before 11 p.m. Wednesday.
It happened at 1009 W. U.S. Highway 54.
Andover Police Department officers responded to a report of a suspicious person inside a self-storage facility.
The responding officers made contact with the 25-year-old suspect.
He was later identified as Nicholas Waggoner.
Waggoner reportedly claimed the storage unity belonged to his family.
officers found a severed padlock in his possession after a pat-down.
The responding officers reportedly found a severed padlock in his possession after a pat-down and asked to see his driver’s license.
The allowed him to go to his pickup truck, KBI said.
The 25-year-old man entered the truck and backed up in the direction of the officers.
One of the responding officers fired his gun and struck the 25-year-old man.
Waggoner suffered serious injuries and was taken to a hospital for treatment.
No officers were injured in this incident.
This incident remains under investigation by the Kansas Bureau of Investigation.
This is a developing story and it will be updated as new information become available.