Kansas City Triple Shooting Kills Two & Hits Youngster Early Monday

Overnight a horrific spate of gunfire rocked an urban core neighborhood.

The aftermath . . .


Some data to start the discussion . . . 

- Unofficially, this is the 21st homicide so far this year. 

- Kansas City is now keeping pace with 2020 - The most violent year in KCMO history which also hosted 21 murders at this date on the calendar.  

- This is the 2nd KCMO murder in 24 hours as temperatures start to rise - That doesn't bode well for the warmer part of the year.

Now, here's the first report . . . 

Homicide Linwood and Agnes

This morning about 12:45 am officers were dispatched to Linwood and Agnes on a shooting call. On arrival officers were directed to a vehicle in a parking lot there with 3 shooting victims inside.

Two adult victims (one male one female) were found unresponsive and a third victim, a juvenile male under 10, was located inside the vehicle, he had appeared to have been shot as well.

Officers summoned EMS to the scene. They declared the two adult victims deceased here at the scene. The juvenile victim was transported to the hospital with life threatening injuries, last reported to be critical but stable.

Detectives are working to determine what led up to the shooting, the victims’ ID and if they live in this area or were visiting. They are also canvassing for witnesses and processing the evidence along with crime scene investigators.

There are a lot of multi family residences in this immediate area so detectives are hopeful that someone may have information. If anyone in this area heard or saw anything here or has any information they are asked to contact the Homicide Unit directly at 816-234-5043 or the TIPS hotline anonymously at 816-474-TIPS, There is a reward of up to $25,000 for information leading to an arrest in this case. 


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2 killed, child injured in overnight shooting in Kansas City

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Three people shot, including boy under 10, in Kansas City overnight

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