Kansas City police responding to a shooting call Friday at 2:50 a.m. found two people shot in the 5100 block of East 112th Terrace.
Kansas City Fire Department personnel declared one of the victims dead.
The second victim was taken to a hospital in critical condition, according to the Kansas City Police Department.
Investigators were working the case. There was no victim or suspect information immediately.
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The homicide marks the city’s first for 2016. There were 109 homicides in Kansas City in 2015.
Anyone with information is urged to call the TIPS hotline (816) 474-TIPS (8477).
Keith Robison, The Star