This might be confusing for some local news readers we hope to help provide some clarity.
This latest report confirms KCMO homicide #67 given that the last murder reported to local media was assigned to Raytown last week.
Also . . . KCMO does, in fact, have a Lees Summit Rd . . . Not to be confused with the smaller suburban city to the East.
Here is the first report from local police . . .
7100 block of Lees Summit Rd.
This evening just before 5pm officers were dispatched to the 7100 block of Lees Summit Rd on a shooting call.
On arrival they were directed to vehicle in the parking lot there. Officers located two adults inside the vehicle, one male and one female who both appeared to have been shot.
The female was declared deceased at the scene by EMS. The male was transported by EMS to the hospital where he was declared deceased a short time later.
Based on witness accounts and preliminary investigation this appears to be an incidence of murder suicide and the exact sequence of events is under investigation.
Detectives are not looking for any additional suspects or involved people in regard.
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com links . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A man and woman died Friday evening in what Kansas City, Missouri, police say appears to be a murder-suicide. Officers were sent at about 5 p.m. to a reported shooting in the 7100 block of Lee's Summit Road.
Kansas City police are investigating a fatal shooting late Friday afternoon in the 7100 block of Lee's Summit Road.Police officers were called to the area just before 5 p.m. on a reported shooting. When they arrived, they found a man and woman inside a vehicle who had been shot, police said.Authorities said the woman died at the scene.
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