Police confirm helicopter over Starlight Theatre Saturday night

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Several people at Starlight Theatre in Kansas City, Mo., on Saturday night reported hearing gunshots during the finale of the theatre's performance of "The Little Mermaid."

However, on Saturday night, police dispatchers denied officers were investigating any reports of shots in the area.

On Sunday evening, Tye Grant with the Kansas City Police Department did confirm there was a helicopter over the area.

Grant said off-duty officers thought they heard shots in the park area outside the theatre, but when on-duty officers searched the area, they found nothing.

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