One person killed outside business on Blue Parkway in Kansas City

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Kansas City police are investigating a homicide Wednesday night after one person was shot and killed outside a business on Blue Parkway.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police are investigating a homicide Wednesday night after one person was shot and killed outside a business on Blue Parkway.

Police were called to the shooting just before 9:30 p.m. at a shopping center in the 4200 block of Blue Parkway. When they arrived, they found a man in the parking lot who had been shot.

He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

Investigators said a fight appears to have started inside one of the businesses there. Multiple shots were fired.

Police said they are trying to find other people who were there and saw something. They ask anyone with information to call the homicide unit directly or the TIPS hotline at 816-474-TIPS(8477). There is a reward of up to $25,000 for information in this case.

Kansas City police are also investigating two other shootings from earlier Wednesday night that left two people injured — one with critical injuries and another with non-life threatening injuries.

Those shootings happened in the area of E. 13th Street and Benton Boulevard just after 8 p.m. Police are investigating whether those two shootings are related. No suspect information has been released yet.

Anyone with information in any of these shootings is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477. All tips are anonymous.

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