Kansas City police investigated a shooting Thursday that left a 12-year-old injured near 35th Street and Wayne Avenue.
The shooting was reported about 6 p.m. Officers found the 12-year-old on the porch of a home with a gunshot wound in his leg. He was taken to a hospital in serious but stable condition, police said.
Witnesses said the boy was on the porch when he was shot. Detectives were interviewing witnesses to find out if the gunfire came from the house or elsewhere.
Police asked anyone with information about the shooting to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).