Bystander killed in Kansas City woman's plot against his ex

11 months 3 weeks 2 days ago Thursday, December 21 2017 Dec 21, 2017 Thursday, December 21, 2017 1:51:30 PM CST December 21, 2017 in News
By: The Associated Press

KANSAS CITY (AP) — A woman says her ex-boyfriend was attempting to kill her when he shot at her from a dead Kansas woman's car and then killed himself when the plot failed.

The Kansas City Star reported Bryanna Spencer said Kareem McCoy-Lee used the car of 18-year-old Mikayla Norris on Tuesday to chase her as she drove to a job interview in Liberty. Spencer escaped with the help of a worker who happened to be nearby and said Wednesday that she felt burdened by the knowledge that McCoy-Lee's plot against her claimed Norris' life.

Police say McCoy-Lee's body was found later Tuesday in Liberty, while Norris' body was found in Kansas City. The Overland Park, Kansas, woman was last seen alive Sunday leaving her job at a barbecue restaurant.

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