LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Police are investigating after a gunshot victim was pushed out of a vehicle near the Target in Lee’s Summit.
Officers responded to the Target just after 1:30 p.m. in the 1800 block of NW Chipman Road on reports of a gunshot victim.
When officers arrived at the scene they located the male victim lying on the sidewalk in front of the store.
During the investigation police learned the victim had been pushed out of a vehicle which fled from the scene before officers arrived.
During the investigation police learned that the victim was actually shot in Kansas City and was taken to the location where Lee’s Summit officers found him.
The victim was taken to an area hospital with injuries believed to be non-life threatening.
KCPD has taken over the investigation.