Kansas City police: 1 woman killed, another hurt in shooting

1 month 1 day 10 hours ago Thursday, September 17 2020 Sep 17, 2020 Thursday, September 17, 2020 9:04:00 AM CDT September 17, 2020 in News
By: AP

(AP) - Police in Kansas City say one woman has been killed and another hurt when someone fired several gunshots into a large crowd gathered on a street south of the downtown area.

Police say officers were called around 11 p.m. Wednesday to 26th Street and Southwest Boulevard for a report of gunshots.

Officers arrived to find cars leaving the area and found the two women wounded on a sidewalk.

Both were taken to area hospitals, where one victim died.

Police have not released their names. Initial investigation revealed that dozens — possibly hundreds — of people were gathered on the street when someone in a passing car fired several shots into the crowd.

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