Kansas City Youngster Hit By Gunfire

A local reality check . . .

It seems that part of growing up in Kansas City proper involves taking chances and dodging rampant gunfire during Spring/Summer.

Here's one more example . . .

According to KCPD, officers were dispatched shortly after 10 p.m. to the KC Fire Station at the 6000 block of East Red Bridge Road for a shooting call. When they arrived, officers found a young boy suffering from a gunshot wound.

Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com links . . .

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