CASS COUNTY, Mo. — Two people have been charged in a double shooting on I-49 in Cass County Friday night.
Kawnn Parrish, 29, and Colleen Riley, 28, of Grand Prairie, Texas, are charged with unlawful use of a weapon, two counts of armed criminal action, two county of first degree assault and accessory armed criminal action.
At about 11 p.m. on Friday, officers were called to the area of I-49 and E. 307th Street on reports of two people being shot in a car.
The caller told authorities that the vehicle that shot the two victims continued north on I-49.
When officers arrived, they found two victims with gunshot wounds.
The victims were identified as a 20-year-old man and 17-year-old woman from Carthage. Both were taken to a Kansas City area hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Parrish and Riley were arrested north of Harrisonville. Deputies used a grappler device to stop the vehicle. They found a juvenile inside the vehicle who was released to the Division of Family Services.
No bond was set for Riley and Parrish.