A Kansas City, North, man was shot in the hand late Wednesday after arguing with another man to whom he tried to sell a cellphone.
The shooting was reported just after 10 p.m. in the 4100 block of N.W. 79th Street. The victim told police that he was trying to sell a cellphone to another man outside of his apartment.
A some point during the transaction, the victim said, he got into an argument with the buyer. The buyer apparently brandished a handgun and fired several shots as the seller tried to run back into the apartment.
One bullet struck the apartment door, and another hit the victim in the hand.
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The gunman fled. The victim drove himself to a hospital for treatment.
No other details were available.