Crime

One killed in Kansas City New Year’s Day double shooting

Kansas City police responding to a shooting call Friday at 2:50 a.m. found two people shot in the 5100 block of East 112th Terrace.

Kansas City Fire Department personnel declared one of the victims dead.

The second victim was taken to a hospital in critical condition, according to the Kansas City Police Department.

Investigators were working the case. There was no victim or suspect information immediately.

The homicide marks the city’s first for 2016. There were 109 homicides in Kansas City in 2015.

Anyone with information is urged to call the TIPS hotline (816) 474-TIPS (8477).

Keith Robison, The Star

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