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UPDATE: KCPD ends standoff; suspect not in residence

Man injured Sunday in shooting at BP gas station
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Posted at 5:20 PM, Jun 13, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-13 22:33:04-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — UPDATE, 9:32 p.m. | Kansas City, Missouri, police officers cleared the home and did not locate the suspect. They are continuing to investigate the aggravated assault.

EARLIER | One person was seriously injured in a shooting Sunday afternoon in Kansas City, Missouri, and officers now are involved in a standoff with a suspect.

Police responded shortly before 5 p.m. to a BP gas station at Winner Road and Hardesty Avenue, where the victim was located. He was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

His injuries, according to a KCPD spokesperson, are serious, but non-life threatening.

"The investigation into that shooting then led officers to a residence in the 100 block of North Brighton. Believing the aggravated assault suspect may be inside of the residence, an operation 100 was called," the spokesperson said via email. 'Tactical officers and negotiators have responded to the scene and are actively working to resolve this situation peacefully."

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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