One is dead and two are wounded after a shooting at a market at 81 N. Mill Street in Kansas City, Kansas, according to a police spokesman.
Officers went to the location about 3:08 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, on a shooting call.
Officers saw a woman who was suffered serious injuries inside the market when they arrived, the Kansas City, Kansas, police spokesman stated.
As they entered the market, the officers saw a suspect who pointed a handgun at officers, according to the spokesman.
Officers fired at the suspect and withdrew from the market to seek cover, the spokesman stated.
After two hours of negotiations, the suspect was taken into custody with a gunshot wound and was taken to a hospital, the spokesman stated.
Officers cleared the market, and one person was found dead from gunshot wounds, the spokesman stated.
No officers were injured, the spokesman stated. At this time, police believe the person who was taken into custody was the alleged shooter of the two victims, according to the spokesman.
The shooting is under investigation by the Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division, which is encouraging anyone with information to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).