Man dead, woman in serious condition after shooting, police still searching for suspect

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Mo., police are investigating after a double shooting left a man dead and a woman in serious condition late Thursday night.

Police say around 10:45 p.m., officers were called to the 5700 block of East 39 Street in regard to a shooting.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found two shooting victims in the street.

Both victims were transported to a local hospital where the male victim was pronounced dead and the female victim is in serious condition.

Witnesses told police a black male with dreadlocks was observed fleeing the scene in a dark colored van.

Anyone with information is urged to call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-8477.