Bartender Shot By Customer

By: AP
By: AP

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) _ Police say a man who was apparently denied a drink at a Kansas City, Kan., bar opened fire in the tavern, killing a bartender.

The Kansas City Star reports that police believe the man tried o order a drink at the Gossip Inn Bar early Saturday morning. The bartender, identified as a woman in her 40s, asked him for identification.

Police say the man didn't supply an ID, and the bartender refused to serve him.

Then the man began shooting, hitting the bartender and firing at their patrons in the bar.

The bartender was taken to an area hospital where she was announced dead.

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