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Woman, 62, shot several times during Grandview robbery

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Posted at 9:25 AM, Jun 04, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-04 12:09:55-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A woman was shot several times in a purse-jacking early Tuesday morning in Grandview, Missouri.

Police responded to the shooting scene at 15th Street and Jones Avenue around 4 a.m. The woman was there checking on her mother, who lived nearby.

Police learned the injured woman was approached by four men who tried to take her purse.

In a scuffle, the 62-year-old woman was shot several times.

Her sister arrived later and found her.

She is in stable condition at a local hospital. The men left in a dark-colored car.

Anyone with information on the crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 816-474-TIPS (8477).