Kansas City man charged in shooting of girlfriend

The boyfriend of a woman who was shot in the back is now facing charges of second-degree assault and armed criminal action.

Andrew Carroll Gill, 27, of Kansas City is accused of shooting the woman in his home in the 9000 block of NE Paw Paw Drive around 4 a.m. Friday.

The woman had been in serious but stable condition.

Police said Gill was driving the woman to the hospital when a patrol officer stopped the car after it was seen running a Northland stop sign.