Man, woman shot in outside Westport bar

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Police are looking for the shooter who injured a man and woman in Westport early Saturday morning.

The incident occurred on Westport Road, between Mill Street and Pennsylvania Avenue, just before 2 a.m.

Authorities said the suspected shooters were told to leave Gusto Bar, 504 Westport Rd., by security.

They left the bar, then returned and fired shots near the entrance, hitting the victims.

Police blocked off the entire north side of the block between the old America's Pub and Kelly's Westport Inn to investigate the crime scene.

Kansas City police said the two victims' injuries were non-life threatening.

No suspect information was immediately available. Anyone with information should call the TIPS Hotline, 816-474-TIPS.

We'll have more on this story throughout the day on 41 Action News and KSHB.com.

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