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Police identify woman killed in I-470 shooting

Posted: 6:18 AM, Aug 17, 2018
Updated: 2018-08-17 21:09:44Z

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A woman died after she was shot Thursday night. First responders found her on a highway ramp.

Around 10:30 p.m., Kansas City, Missouri police officers responded to a reported shooting at I-470 and View High Drive. 

When they got there, they found a woman on the on-ramp to westbound I-470. 

First responders from Lee's Summit took her to a hospital, where she died. Police identified the victim as Tasheika Baker, 41. 

Anyone with information is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 816-234-5043 or the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).