14-Year-Old Boy Dies After Being Shot In NE KCK

By: AP, Posted by Chelsey Moran
By: AP, Posted by Chelsey Moran

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) _ A 14-year-old boy has been shot and killed after an argument in northeast Kansas City, Kan.

Police spokesman Emmett Lockridge says the shooting happened Saturday afternoon.

The Kansas City Stars (http://bit.ly/YM27Ym ) reports that the victim and another teenage boy were walking together when a sport utility vehicle approached them.

An argument between the two groups ensued. The SUV then circled the block before its occupants opened fire, striking the 14-year-old boy. The boy was rushed to a hospital, where he later died. His name wasn't immediately released.

A 15-year-old boy who was walking with the victim wasn't injured.

The case is under investigation. Authorities are seeking tips about the identity of the shooters or the location of the SUV.


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