Condition of Kansas City woman shot outside house party has worsened

A 19-year-old woman shot early Sunday outside a large house party in central Kansas City was in critical condition Tuesday, police said.

The shooting was reported about 2 a.m. Sunday in the 4500 block of Elmwood Avenue. Police said the victim and her boyfriend were sitting in a car adjacent to George Washington Carver Dual Language Elementary when someone started shooting.

The teen was taken by ambulance to a hospital. Since then, the victim’s condition has deteriorated, police said.

Police ask anyone with information about the shooting to call the Tips Hotline at 816-474-8477.

Glenn E. Rice: 816-234-4341, @GRicekcstar