One person killed in shooting near 13th and Virginia

Posted March 21, 2014 at 8:46 am

Joe Jarosz
Northeast News
March 21, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Missouri – One person is dead after two car engaged in a shoot-out near 13th Street and Virginia Avenue Thursday afternoon.

According to a press release from the Kansas City, Mo., Police Department, officers were dispatched to the 1300 block of Lydia Avenue after reports of shots being fired. Upon arrival, officers located a vehicle at the intersection of 13th Street and Virginia Avenue that had been in an accident and came to rest on it’s roof. The driver,¬†Calvert Antwine, 32, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officers were told a second vehicle was chasing the first vehicle and shooting at it. At this time, it is unclear if the victim died from being shot or as a result of the accident. Detectives ask anyone with information to call the TIPS Hotline 816.474.8477.