Man shot during carjacking at Kansas City gas station on East 31st Street

A man was shot during a carjacking early Monday in the 3800 block of East 31st Street, according to Kansas City police.

Officers were summoned to the shooting just before 1:30 a.m. and found the victim lying in the parking lot suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim told arriving officers he was pumping gas when someone shot him and stole his car.

Police did not have a detailed description of the robbers. No other information was immediately available.

Anyone with information should call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).

Glenn E. Rice: 816-234-4341, @GRicekcstar