KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Shawnee police are investigating a shooting death just before 6 p.m. Sunday in the 7400 block of Flint.
Officers responded to an apartment complex on reports of a medical emergency.
Upon arrival, police believe they may have heard gunshots from inside and witnessed a person attempting to leave the scene.
Once in the building, a deceased 25-year-old woman was located with apparent gunshot wounds.
Police later identified the victim as Kathleen J. Dampier.
A suspect is in custody and pending arraignment.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the Shawnee Police Department at 916-631-2150 or the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.