5 wounded in drive-by shooting in Kansas City - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

5 wounded in drive-by shooting in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Kansas City police are investigating a drive-by shooting in which five people were wounded early Sunday.

A news release from police says officers responded to a call about 12:30 a.m. and found five people shot, one as young as 13 years old. The officers were told the five were standing near a car parked on the street when another car drove by and shots were fired. The second car sped away. Police are not releasing a description of that vehicle.

Capt. Rick Lockhart says two men in their 20s were taken to a hospital with life-threatening injuries. The 13-year-old boy also was taken to a hospital but his wound was not life-threatening.

Lockhart says two other people - a man and a woman in their 20s - were treated at the scene for minor gun shot wounds.

Copyright 2010 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

 

Powered by Frankly