Kansas City police are investigating a shooting early Friday that happened in the 5800 block of Northeast 40th Terrace and left a victim with serious injuries.
Police were called to the residence at 12:47 a.m. and found a person standing on the front porch. The person told officer he shot the victim in self defense. The victim was taken to a nearby hospital with serious injuries.
Details of what prompted the incident were not released.
Police continued their investigation Friday.