28-year-old man charged with fatal shooting inside Olathe bar

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OLATHE, Kan. — An Augusta, Kan., man was charged on Friday with shooting a man to death inside of an Olathe bar.

Michael W. Chinn, 28, was charged with second-degree murder, discharge of a gun in an occupied dwelling and aggravated assault in connection to the shooting death of 38-year-old William Ray Schutkesting.

William Ray Schutkesting

William Ray Schutkesting

Prosecutors say Chinn shot Schutkesting in the chest inside of the Double Nickel Bar and Grill in the 100 block of South Rogers Road late Wednesday night.  Schutkesting died at the scene from his injuries.

A canine officer helped lead police to Chinn, who left out the back of the bar.

Investigators say there were customers inside the bar at the time of the shooting.

Chinn, who is being held with bond set at $1,000,000,  is due to appear in court at 1:30 p.m., on Friday.

FOX 4 will continue to provide updates on the case as they become available.

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