Person reported shot in head in east KC

Kansas City police are investigating a reported shooting Friday in which the victim had a head wound.

The incident apparently occurred about 10:30 p.m. in the 8600 block of Thompson Avenue, east of Interstate 435. The victim was driven in a van a few blocks away to the area of Ninth Street and Blue Ridge Boulevard.

The victim was taken by ambulance to a hospital. No other information was immediately available.

| Matt Campbell,