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Teen, 15, dies from injuries in Kansas City, Kansas, shooting

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Posted at 1:47 PM, Jun 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-09 13:15:13-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Update | KCKPD identified the victim in this case as 15-year-old Kaden Bauswell.

Original Story |Police in Kansas City, Kansas, said a teenager who was critically injured in a shooting late Tuesday morning has died.

According to a KCKPD spokesperson, officers were sent to the area of 65th and Cleveland just before noon Tuesday.

Once they arrived, the located a boy, 15, suffering from a gunshot wound.

The nearby Hazel Grove Elementary School, which did not have anything to do with the shooting, nonetheless briefly went on lockdown.

Police said the suspect left the area in a vehicle, but no other description was available.

This is a developing story and will be updated.

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