KANSAS CITY TRIPLE SHOOTING AND DOUBLE HOMICIDE REPORT!!!
Check this afternoon instances of Kansas City carnage and gun violence . . .
KMBC: KCPD: 3 people shot near Blue Parkway, Hardesty
Fox4: Two people are believed to have been transported to area hospitals.
KCTV5: Police: 2 dead in triple shooting near Blue Parkway, Hardesty
"Around 1:30 p.m. gun shots were reported near the intersection of Blue Parkway and Hardesty in Kansas City, Mo., possibly striking at least three people. Police began closing down streets in an effort to investigate the incident."
Today at approximately 1:30pm, officers were called to the intersection of Blue Parkway and Hardesty in regard to a shooting. Upon arrival three shooting victims (b/m’s, early 30’s) were located in a red Chevy truck. All were transported to local hospitals where two were pronounced dead and the third has non-life threatening injuries. Witnesses say while stopped at the red light, occupants of a light colored compact car (possibly a newer model Hyundai) shot multiple rounds at the truck/victims. The suspect vehicle then fled south on Hardesty. It is believed the rear window of the suspect vehicle was shot out during the shooting. Anyone with information is urged to call the TIPS Hotline at 816.474.8477.
Today's violence puts the Kansas City homicide count at 6 compared to 3 at this time early last year.
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