Police identify woman shot, killed at local business on Troost


KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two people are dead in an apparent murder/suicide that took place on Sunday afternoon.

Police were called to 7th Heaven, a smoke shop at 76th Terrace and Troost, on reports of an active shooter inside the shop.

Sources close to the investigation told FOX 4 that a male suspect had shot one person, 28-year-old Cheri Bland, then shot himself inside the business.

Chief Forte tweeted that there were other patrons inside the business when it happened, but no one else was hurt.