Two struck, one critically injured in Kansas City shooting

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Police are investigating a Tuesday night shooting where two men were wounded, one of them has life-threatening injuries. Police dispatchers initially said this was a triple shooting, but investigators updated that number at about 8:30 p.m.

The shooting happened in the 400 block of Denver, which is a couple of blocks north of Independence Avenue, and a couple blocks south of Budd Park.

FOX 4's Melissa Stern reports that a large scene was taped off and this is believed to be a drive-by shooting, several houses were hit. Police say they'll be in the neighborhood for several more hours.

The house where the shooting victims were hit is next door to a home where a 5-year-old boy was struck last October. That shooting was also a drive-by.

Besides the two men shot —police say a third person was injured after she fell out of her wheelchair. All three victims were taken to the hospital.

No suspect information has been released, if you know anything that will help investigators, call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.