One man wounded by gunfire Thursday afternoon in KCMO

5900 E 20th St shooting May 26.JPG
Posted at 4:51 PM, May 26, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-26 18:49:17-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — UPDATE, 5:49 p.m. | A Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department spokesperson told KSHB 41 News the victim was transported to the hospital. Preliminary information indicates the injury is non-life-threatening.

EARLIER | One man was wounded by gunfire Thursday afternoon in Kansas City, Missouri.

The shooting happened about 4:20 p.m. in the 5900 block of East 20th Street.

No information was immediately available on what led to the shooting.

Police officers, detectives and crime scene investigators are at the scene.

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