10 people at home when suspects kick in front door, shoot one man

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Officers are searching for suspects in a home invasion that left one man hospitalized with a gunshot wound and terrified nine others, including seven children.

Police were dispatched to a home near 70th Street and Paseo just after 9 p.m. Tuesday in regard to a shooting. Upon arrival, officers learned that three black males had kicked in the front door of the house, all armed with handguns.

One man, two women, and seven children were reportedly at home during the incident.

Police said during the home invasion, the man struggled with one of the suspects and was shot. He was transported to a local hospital. His injuries are believed to be non-life threatening.

Investigators said the suspects took items from the home and fled the scene.

No one is in police custody at this time. Anyone with information is urged to call the TIPS hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.