Woman killed in Raytown shooting

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Posted at 2:26 AM, Dec 01, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-03 17:07:51-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Raytown Police Department said one person was killed in a shooting near 74th Street and Raytown Road.

Officers found an adult woman, who has been identified as Jonice Burks, 23, dead in a parked vehicle with gunshot wounds just after 11 p.m. Tuesday.

Police said an adult man is in custody.

The investigation is ongoing.

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