A shooting at Linwood Boulevard and Agnes Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri have left 2 adults dead and a 10-year-old boy injured.
The sad incident happened around just before 12:45 a.m.
Police were dispatched to the area in response to a gunfire complaint. When they arrived the shooting scene, officers say they were directed to a vehicle in a parking lot with three victims inside when they arrived.
A man and a woman were found lifeless inside the vehicle, and a third victim, a boy under the age of ten, was located inside and seemed to have been shot as well.
The man and the woman were both pronounced dead at the scene. The boy sustained a life-threatening injuries, and was rushed to a nearby hospital. He was in critical but stable condition, according to police.
Detectives are canvassing for witnesses and processing the evidence along with crime scene investigators and at the same trying to figure out what led up to the shooting and whether the victims were locals or visitors.
Image credit – Photo by: Steve Silvestri