Kansas City police on Friday continued to investigate a pair of shootings that left one person dead and one injured Thursday near 40th Street and Myrtle Avenue.
Police responded to reports of gunfire on Myrtle shortly before 9 p.m. Thursday. A man found shot in the driveway of a home died at the scene, according to police.
One block to the west, at 40th and Mersington Avenue, a second person was found in critical condition.
Police have not released the victims’ names. Police said it was not clear whether the two shootings were related.