A Kansas City police officer shot a suspect in a reported armed robbery Wednesday night at a CVS store on Vivion Road.
The incident occurred about 9:45 p.m. in the 4900 block of Northeast Vivion Road.
According to police radio traffic, one officer shot a suspect in the parking lot of the store. An ambulance was called for that person.
A dispatcher said the suspect was shot in the abdomen. The severity of the injury was not immediately clear.
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The officer’s shot was the only one fired, according to radio traffic, and there were no other reported injuries.
Police Chief Darryl Forté later tweeted that a second suspect was taken into custody.
Three employees of the store were found to be safe. They were on the floor in the pharmacy area of the store.