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KCKPD investigating Monday night shooting

Posted at 11:11 PM, Oct 04, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-05 15:41:59-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department is investigating a Monday shooting in the 300 block of North 18th Street.

The shooting happened just after 8 p.m.

When officers responded to the scene, they found a male victim who had been shot.

Joshua Gibson, 25, was then transported to an area hospital, where he died approximately two hours later of his injuries, according to KCKPD.

This incident is under investigation.

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