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Teen shot, injured at 37th and Benton late Tuesday, police say

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Posted at 10:45 AM, Aug 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-14 11:45:04-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A teen was found shot and injured on a sidewalk in Kansas City, Missouri, late Tuesday, police said.

Officers responded to a shooting around 10:45 p.m. at East 37th Street and Benton Boulevard. The teen was found lying on the sidewalk with an apparent gunshot wound, a police spokesman said.

The teen was transported to an area hospital in critical condition. After surgery, his condition was updated to stable, but serious.

Anyone with information on the shooting is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.