Joe Jarosz
Northeast News
Nov. 19, 2014

KANSAS CITY, Missouri — One man was killed while another was injured after a shooting Tuesday night.

According to KCPD public information officer Darrin Snapp, officers were called to Truman Medical Center around 10 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, in regards to a shooting. A Hispanic man, approximately 20-years-old, was declared dead while the second shooting victim was listed as being in serious condition. Both victims arrived at the hospital in a private car. Police believe the victims were sitting inside a parked car near 12th Street and Highland Avenue when they were shot.

Police believe the suspect is a black man who was wearing a brown coat at the time when he fired the shots. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Crime Stoppers Greater Kansas City TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477). Tips may be submitted electronically at or by texting TIP452 and your information to 274637 (CRIMES). All information is anonymous.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.