Police investigate double homicide in Kansas City

Police are investigating a double homicide in Kansas City Sunday night.

Police responded about 9:30 p.m. to a report of a shooting near Ninth and Olive streets.

Police Chief Darryl Forté said via Twitter about 15 minutes later that he was headed to a double homicide. He used the hashtag “#stopthemadness.”

Further details were not immediately available.

Robert A. Cronkleton: 816-234-4261, @cronkb