UPDATE, Tuesday Jan. 10 | KCPD identified the victims in this case as 45-year-old Charles Martin and 34-year-old Tanisha Williams.
UPDATE, Monday Jan. 9 | The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department announced on Monday morning that the adult woman victim in the shooting died from injuries.
ORIGINAL STORY, SUNDAY | One person is dead and one person is in life-threatening condition after a shooting near a residence in Kansas City, Missouri.
Shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday, the Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department responded to reports of a shooting in the 2000 block of East 73rd Street.
Police located two victims in the front yard of a residence.
One victim, an adult male, died on the scene.
An adult female was transported to an area hospital after suffering life-threatening injuries.
KCPD is investigating the shooting.
Anyone with information is asked to call the KCPD Homicide Unit at 816-234-5043 or the anonymous TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS. A reward of up to $25,000 is available for anonymous information via the TIPS Hotline.
For jurisdictions that utilize the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline, anonymous tips can be made by calling 816-474-TIPS (8477), submitting the tip online or through the free mobile app at P3Tips.com.