A man shot in the face at home in the Waldo neighborhood Monday is expected to survive, according to Kansas City police.
The shooting was reported about 4:15 p.m. at a house near 74th Terrace and Oak Street. Police said the man reported he was in his bedroom when two men pistol-whipped him and shot him.
He said the men stole two pairs of tennis shoes as they fled.
Police said the man’s injuries did not appear to be life-threatening. Investigators were trying to determine whether the men were invited guests or intruders.