Police investigate shooting in Kansas City

05/23/2014 12:23 AM

06/03/2014 10:17 AM

Kansas City police are investigating a shooting that seriously injured a man Thursday morning.

The shooting occurred about 7:40 a.m. near East 53rd Street and Prospect Avenue.

A police officer apparently witnessed the shooting, in which the victim was shot in the back.

| Robert A. Cronkleton, bcronkleton@kcstar.com

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