Suspect shoots man multiple times while robbing his home near 55th and Park

A shooting near 55th and Park Avenue left one person with serious injuries early Tuesday.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A man had to undergo emergency surgery Tuesday after he was shot multiple times as someone tried to rob his home.

Police say it happened near 55th and Park Avenue around 12:45 a.m.

Responding officers found the victim near his front door with multiple gunshot wounds that were life-threatening.

The victim was transported to a nearby hospital and made it through surgery but is listed in critical condition.

Police haven’t said if they are searching for a suspect.