Monday, December 11, 2017
KANSAS CITY SHOOTING DOWNTOWN NEAR CITY HALL AFTER METRO POLICE CHASE!!!
Confrontation with police and a quick chase this afternoon and one of the many reasons that inside of the loop seems like a demilitarized zone right now. Read more about this drama near City Hall today.
Police say the suspect was with three others when they took a car at gunpoint from a driver at a car wash in Kansas City, Kan. The suspects fled in the vehicle. Kansas City, Kan., police later saw the vehicle and pursued it into Kansas City, Mo., where it stopped at 11th and Oak. There, all four of the suspects tried to run. Kansas City, Kan., police took two into custody and Kansas City, Mo., police took the third suspect into custody. They encountered the fourth suspect in the parking garage.
“Commands were disregarded. Shots were fired,” said Stacey Graves, Kansas City, Mo., Police Dept.
Here's the roundup:
KCTV5: A carjacking led to a chase and ended with a police shooting as bystanders had to be rushed into the downtown courthouse while officers searched for suspects.
KSHB: According to KCMO police, KCK police said four suspects carjacked a man near 10th and State on Monday morning. The suspects were reportedly armed with a shotgun and "several" handguns.
KMBC: KCMO Police investigating shooting near 11th and Oak that reportedly started with a KCK carjacking
Fox4: KCK car wash carjacking suspect shot by police inside Kansas City, Mo., parking garage
Developing . . .