Kansas City Police Update After Youngster Hit Amid Triple Shooting

As local violence worsens and social media rumor mongering seeks mostly to incite divisions amongst the community for political advantage . . . 

KCPD steps up work to keep locals informed about the status of their efforts.

Here's the latest update . . .

The juvenile victim remains in critical condition.

This investigation is still underway, but detectives have identified all the parties involved.  Detectives are not looking for any suspects.  At this time we cannot release any additional details, but felt it important to make Kansas City aware there is no ongoing threat to the community. 

Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .

Child wounded in shooting Monday that left 1 adult dead, another wounded

A child was among three people who were shot Monday afternoon near East 26th Street and Hardesty Avenue.Kansas City police were called to the area about 1:45 p.m. on a report of gunshots in the area, and while officers were on the way, the call was updated to a shooting.