KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City, Missouri Police Department said three men were shot and killed overnight near Wabash Avenue early Saturday morning.

Police responded to a shooting at the 7200 block of Wabash around 12:30 a.m. and located a male victim suffering from gunshot wounds.

The man who was later been identified as 28-year-old Deontrey Jones was transported to an area hospital and was pronounced dead.

A short time later, just after 1 a.m., officers were called to Gregory and Paseo on a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located two adult males suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. EMS responded to the scene and declared both victims deceased.

The two victims were identified as 40-year-old Terry Lovingood and 29-year-old Joshua Ellison.

It is uncertain whether the shootings were connected.

Anyone with information is asked to call detectives at 816-234-5043. Or if you wish to remain anonymous you can do so by calling the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS