Police said they have made an arrest in the shooting death of a teenager killed Monday in east Kansas City.
Authorities have not released the victim’s name.
The shooting was reported just after 10:30 a.m. in the 10400 block of East 39th Terrace, which is just south of U.S. 40 and east of Pittman Road.
Police were investigating the shooting as a homicide but have not said what prompted the incident. The case file has been submitted to the Jackson County juvenile officer to determine whether criminal charges will be filed.
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The shooting death was the city’s 16th homicide in 2016.