UPDATE: KCPD says they have made headway on this case and have identified a person possibly connected. They are working with the Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office to file possible charges.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A second teenager has died following a double shooting last month in Kansas City, Missouri.
KCPD officers responded to a reported shooting just before 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 23, in the area of 8th and Bales, a few blocks south of Independence Avenue.
When officers arrived on scene they were summoned to an unresponsive teen on the sidewalk who was suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene and has been identified as 16-year-old Adan Morales-Alvarado.
Another teen victim was taken to the hospital, also with multiple gunshot wounds and was listed in critical condition. KCPD learned the second victim, identified as 15-year-old Angel Macias, was pronounced dead at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 4.
Anyone with information can call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-8477.