1 dead, 7 injured as gunman opens fire at a Kansas nightclub after getting kicked out, reports say

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  • A gunman shot and killed one person and injured another seven outside a Wichita nightclub Tuesday.
  • Police say the suspect – described as a man in his 20s – returned to the club after being kicked out.
  • The suspect is still at large.
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A gunman has shot dead one person and injured seven more at a Wichita, Kansas, nightclub early Tuesday morning, multiple reports say, citing the police.

The suspect was kicked out of Enigma Club & Lounge before returning with a gun at around 12:30 a.m., Captain Wendell Nicholson of the Wichita Police Department said, NBC News reported.

The suspect then opened fire outside the club, Nicholson said, per NBC News.

The police are still looking for the shooter, who has been described as a man in his 20s, around 5-foot (1.52m)-9 tall, KWCH reported.

KWCH reporter Natalie Wright tweeted this image of the police cordon outside the club early Tuesday:

Insider has contacted the Wichita Police Department for comment.

The person killed has been identified as an unnamed 30-year-old man, KWCH reported.

Two of the other victims have life-threatening injuries, three have been hospitalized with serious injuries, and two have minor injuries, per KWCH.

This story is developing. Please check back for updates.