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Two-year-old shot in the hand

Posted at 5:50 AM, Feb 14, 2024

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A two-year-old suffered non life-threatening injuries in an early morning shooting.

Police were called to the 500 block of Wabash just before 4:30 a.m.

Officers reported a two-year-old child was shot in the hand.

The child was transported to an area hospital with non life-threatening injuries.

What led up to the shooting is still under investigation.

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