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3 injured in shootings across KCMO Sunday night

Incidents occurred within 15 minutes
3900 Bales life-threatening shooting May 7.JPEG
Posted at 7:38 PM, May 07, 2023

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Within 15 minutes Sunday night, three shootings across Kansas City, Missouri, left victims with life-threatening or serious injuries.

At 5:58 p.m., KCPD officers were called to the 3900 block of Bales Avenue. One male was self-transported with life-threatening injuries, per police.

Just 11 minutes later, police were called to the 11500 block of Blue Ridge Boulevard on reports of a shooting. Police located a male with gunshot wounds; he is said to be in serious condition.

Then at 6:13 p.m., reports of a shooting were made near East 12th Street and Denver Avenue. KCPD located one male with serious injuries.

Police say no suspects have been identified in any of the incidents.

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