The aftermath of the latest homicide resonates across the metro as Kansas City's homicide count continues to outpace last year's record breaking total.
At this time last year there were only 49 murders. The count has spiked to 52 as the weather warms up and shooting reports increase.
More deets about the shooting . . .
At about 11:30 p.m. Friday, police were around 8th and Olive to investigate the sound of gunfire. While in the area, officers found two victims suffering from gunshot wounds.
Both victims are teens; they were shot just outside their apartment, and both victims died from their injuries.
The investigation is underway, but initial information indicates that there was some sort of domestic incident that led to the shooting after both victims had just left Ramadan services.
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Northeast News: Police investigate double homicide near 8th and Olive
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