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One dead, one wounded in shooting at 29th & Prospect

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are investigating after two people were shot early Saturday near 29th Street and Prospect Avenue.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting around 4:23 a.m. Upon arrival, they located two victims suffering from gunshot wounds.

One male victim, identified as 22-year-old Darrious Smith, was declared dead at the scene.

One female victim was transported to a local hospital in critical condition.

No suspect information is available at this time.

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