Double shooting in KCMO shooting now a homicide investigation

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are investigating a double shooting that took place Saturday afternoon in Kansas City.

Officers responded to a report of shots fired around 2:30 p.m. near 21st and Kansas Avenue. Upon arrival police located two victims, both described as black males approximately 20 years of age, who were transported to a local hospital, one in critical condition, the other in serious condition.

Police said Monday that case has now become a homicide investigation. Police have not yet identified the victims.

There is no suspect description at this time.

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