Police investigating shooting in east KC

Posted at 10:01 PM, Dec 21, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-21 23:25:00-05

Police are investigating after a shooting in NE Kansas City, Mo has left one victim in critical condition.

According to officials, around 9:00 p.m. a male victim was reportedly suffering serious but non-life threatening injuries following a shooting near Morrell and Benton Avenues in east Kansas City.

The victim was transported to an area hospital, where police say his injuries have worsened to life-threatening.

Police continue to investigate the circumstances leading up to the shooting.

There is no suspect information available at this time.

If you have any information on this crime, you are urged to contact the TIPS Hotline.