Police officers in Wichita, Kansas, said an April Fools’ joke on Thursday could have ended up with someone being hurt.
“Officers responded at around 8:30 a.m. to a 911 call of a woman shot in her home in the 4800 block of East Arlene, near 21st and Oliver,” KAKE reported.
According to Lt. Ron Hunt, a woman identified as Arnthia Willis, 58, called her daughter and told her she had been shot, then hung up the phone.
“I got a call from my mom, and she was like, ‘He shot me! He shot me!’” the daughter explained.
The daughter said she then dialed 911 and rushed to the house. Police officers arrived in protective gear with their guns drawn while emergency crews were also at the scene.
“Police spokesperson Charley Davidson said officers surrounded the home, blocked streets and tried