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Multiple victims injured in Blue Springs shooting

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Posted at 12:59 AM, Jul 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-27 09:10:08-04

UPDATE, July 27 | Police do not believe the shooting was random and the investigation is ongoing.

BSPD also said the 22-year-old victim is now listed in critical condition.

ORIGINAL STORY, July 26 | The Blue Springs Police Department is investigating a shooting involving multiple victims.

BSPD said officers were dispatched to the 1200 SE block of Adams Dairy Parkway near Young Park Sunday night around 10:30 p.m.

Officers found multiple shooting victims at the scene.

Police later specified it was two men who were shot, aged 19 and 22.

They were transported to local hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

A suspect vehicle was seen westbound on 40 Highway occupied by two men. Police also found a vehicle parked at the QuikTrip at 7 Highway and 40 Highway with blood inside.

A weapon was recovered from one of the victims at the hospital and numerous shell casings were found at the scene.

Police do not yet know what caused the shooting.