Sunday, June 09, 2019
SHOCK!!! KANSAS CITY DOUBLE SHOOTING LEAVES 7-YEAR-OLD GIRL SUFFERING GUNFIRE WOUNDS IN BOTH LEGS!!!
A spate of shooting breaks out Sunday night just a few blocks from TKC's 3rd favorite convenience store near the upcoming streetcar extension route and at the conclusion of another deadly weekend.
Police said officers responded to the shooting around 6:14 p.m. near Linwood and Gillham. When they arrived they found a 16-year-old male victim had been shot in the ankle. The teen was with his mother and two younger siblings, according to police.
The mother went inside the gas station with the two younger children while the teen remained in the car by the pumps. The victim got into an argument with someone in the parking lot. Police said there was an exchange of gunfire between the two parties.
The suspect left the scene after shooting the victim in the ankle.
While at the scene police learned that a 7-year-old girl had shown up at an area hospital and had been shot in both legs. Police said she was in her parents vehicle and had been hit by a stray bullet while driving on Gillham. She is reported to be in serious but stable condition.
Check the links:
FOX4: Teen and 7-year-old girl injured in shooting near Linwood and Gillham
KCTV5: A 7-year-old girl was shot in both of her legs Sunday evening.
KMBC: KCPD says shooting stemmed from verbal altercation
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the KC TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.
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