A robbery victim remained in critical condition at hospital Thursday morning after being shot during a street robbery in Kansas City.
The shooting happened about 7 p.m. Wednesday as the victim was walking in the 5100 block of Linwood Boulevard.
A person armed with a firearm approached the victim and demand the victim’s wallet, said Sgt. Kari Thompson, a spokeswoman for the Kansas City Police Department.
Prior to fleeing with the wallet, the robber shot the victim, Thompson said.
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Police asked anyone with information about the robbery and shooting to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.