One man is in police custody on pending murder charges, after a killing involving a member of his family in northeast Wichita. Wednesday morning Wichita Police found 39-year-old Jason Payne lying in the street at 13th and Oliver. He was treated and released at a hospital.
During their investigation, police found an injured man in a home in the 900 block of north Oliver. That man was pronounced dead at the scene. Police say Jason Payne and the dead man are apparently members of the same family. Police say there had been a physical disturbance at the home on Oliver. Officers arrested Jason Payne on suspicion of first-degree murder.