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Man shot, killed while trying to get gas

24th and Hardesty Fatal Shooting
Posted at 12:01 PM, Oct 12, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-18 17:27:11-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One man died Saturday after a shooting at a Jubilee Market gas station.

The deadly incident happened around 9:30 a.m. near East 24th Street and Hardesty Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri.

Kansas City police said the man who was shot was trying to get gas. He was found inside a vehicle at the gas pumps, suffering from a gunshot wound.

Police on Friday identified the man as 42-year-old Oscar Molina.

Police are searching for the suspect and ask witnesses to contact police at the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477) with any information.

The homicide was the 116th of the year in KCMO.