LAWRENCE, Kan. -- A 22-year-old woman, a 20-year-old man and a 24-year old man were all killed early Sunday morning when gunfire erupted in the area of 11th and Massachusetts.
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Police say there are two more victims being treated for injuries and are expected to survive.
At about 1:40 a.m., witnesses say they heard multiple gunshots. When police arrived, they say they encountered a large crowd and found the victims with fatal injuries.
Leah Elizabeth Brown, 22, from Shawnee, Kan.
Colwin Lynn Henderson, 20, from Topeka, Kan.
Tremel Dupree Dean, 24, from Topeka, Kan.
Officers are asking for help to find the suspect(s). If you have information, they ask you to call 785-832-7509 or the Crime Stoppers of Lawrence and Douglas County at 785-843-8477.
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