Shots Fired, No One Injured, Roxbury Man Arrested

By Jolyn Johnston-Myers
May 19, 2016

No one was injured Wednesday after numerous shots were reportedly fired by Adam Gilbert inside his home in Roxbury, a small community in McPherson County 14 miles east of Lindsborg.

McPherson County Police arrived on the scene in Roxbury Wednesday afternoon about 3:00. No further shots were fired and police were able to determine that the shooter was alone inside the house. However, police were unable to make contact, according to Captain Doug Anderson with the McPherson County Sheriff’s Office.

Adam Gilbert finally surrendered and was taken into custody about 7:00 Wednesday evening. Numerous firearms were found inside the home.

Gilbert is being held on bail at the McPherson County jail pending charges for endangerment, criminal discharge of a firearm times three, and one count of aggravated assault. 


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