Man critically wounded in shooting at 39th and Jackson in KC

01/26/2014 9:34 AM

01/26/2014 9:34 AM

Someone shot a man twice in the abdomen at 39th Street and Jackson Avenue early Sunday.

A friend of the victim drove him to a hospital after the 1:15 a.m. shooting. The victim remains in critical condition.

A tavern and a convenience store are located at the intersection. A park and vacant lot are across the street.

No further details were released.

Christine Vendel,


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