Shooting in Kansas City, Kan., leaves one person with life-threatening injuries

A shooting near Fifth Street and Quindaro Boulevard in Kansas City, Kan., has left one person injured, according to police.

Police were investigating the shooting about 2:40 p.m. Tuesday.

Police Chief Terry Zeigler posted a message to Twitter about 3:15 p.m. saying the victim went to a hospital. He said the victim had life-threatening injuries.

Police soon left the scene, Zeigler said, because there was “not much evidence.”

No other details were immediately available.

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Kaitlyn Schwers covers breaking news and crime at night for The Kansas City Star. Originally from Willard, Mo., she spent nearly three years reporting in Arkansas and Illinois before returning to Missouri and joining The Star in 2017.