Shooting Reported at Motel in North Lawrence

Media Release Date: 

For Immediate Release – September 3, 2017

Lawrence Kansas Police Department

Contact: Sergeant Amy Rhoads 785-830-7404;

Shooting Reported at Motel in North Lawrence


On Saturday, September 2nd, 2017, around 11:30 p.m., Lawrence Police Officers responded to 1130 North 3rd Street, Motel 6, regarding a shooting that occurred inside of the motel.  Multiple people were shot and injured during the shooting and were transported to area hospitals with life threatening injuries.  The investigation into this incident is ongoing at this time.  Additional information will be provided as the investigation progresses.


Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to contact the Lawrence Police Department at 785-832-7509 or Crime Stoppers of Lawrence and Douglas County at (785)843-TIPS (8477) where tips can be made anonymously.