Kansas City Police Investigate Separate Shooting Deaths

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police in Kansas City are investigating two separate shooting deaths that occurred only minutes apart. Police said in a news release that the first shooting happened around 7:15 p.m. Wednesday in a residential neighborhood at Chestnut Avenue and East 27th Street. Officers called to the scene for reports of a shooting found a man with injuries on the ground who died at the scene. A suspect has been arrested in that shooting. About 30 minutes later, police were called to the south side of the city and found a woman with gunshot wounds who died at the scene. No arrests have been reported in that case.