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Man dies in Monday evening double shooting in Kansas City

2nd victim in stable condition
17th and Oakley Avenue homicide
Posted at 6:57 PM, Sep 05, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-06 16:05:25-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police in Kansas City, Missouri, are investigating a shooting that killed a man on Monday evening.

At around 6:13 p.m., officers responded to Oakley Avenue and east 16th Street on reports of a shooting.

Responding officers began searching the area and later received reports of shooting in the 5600 block of east 17th Street.

When officers arrived at that location, they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds inside a vehicle. They were transported to an area hospital where they later died.

A second victim arrived at at University Health with non-life-threatening injuries. They were later listed in stable condition.

Police later identified the victim who died as 31-year-old Tristan Jeffrey.