Kansas City Youngster Suffers Gunfire On Christmas Eve

Today's reminder to be grateful for our privileges & blessings . . . And a glimpse at the local spate of firearm consequences continuing to impact this town.

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"Officers located a child under the age of five suffering from trauma associated with a gunshot wound. The child was taken to a nearby hospital with critical injuries."

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Child shot, critically hurt in KC on Christmas Eve

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City police say a child under 5 years old was rushed to a hospital in critical condition following a shooting on Saturday night. KCPD says officers responded to the 7800 block of James A. Reed Road at 6:45 p.m. where they found the child wounded.

Child critically hurt in Christmas Eve shooting

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A child under the age of 5 was critically injured Saturday night in a shooting in Kansas City, Missouri. A police spokesperson told KSHB 41 that around 6:45 P.M., officers were called to the 7800 block of James A. Reed on a reported shooting.