KCMO trash worker shot early Wednesday afternoon

Posted at 1:10 PM, Apr 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-07 15:37:14-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are investigating an early Wednesday afternoon shooting that left a Kansas City, Missouri, trash department employee injured.

Just before 1 p.m., police were notified of the shooting in the area of East 43rd Street and Montgall Avenue.

The worker's injuries are not life-threatening.

The shooting is not related to his work on a trash truck crew, a police spokesman said.

Detectives are investigating, but are not actively searching for a person of interest in the shooting, according to the police department spokesman.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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