Police identify man and woman killed in shooting near 55th and Blue Parkway


Two people are dead and one was injured in a shooting near 55th and Blue Parkway late Monday night.

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Police are investigating a shooting that left two people dead and another injured. The double shooting happened around 10:21 p.m. near 55th and Blue Parkway on Monday.

On Tuesday afternoon police identified the victims as 33-year-old Marquis Clark and 37-year-old Shakeisha Urassa, both Kansas City, Mo., residents.

When police arrived they found a vehicle located in a ditch with Clark and Urassa dead inside. A third victim was located a couple blocks away. He was sent to a hospital and is expected to survive.

Investigators are still trying to determine what let up to the shooting, but say they have someone in custody they want to question about the homicides.

Anyone with further information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.



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