Shooting in KCK leaves 16-year-old deceased

KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) — The Kansas City, Kansas Police Department is investigating a homicide Sunday night.

Police tweeted about the shooting just before 9 p.m. and said it happened in the 1400 block of Kansas Ave.

The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment with life-threatening injuries.

By 10:30 p.m., the scene where the shooting happened was still visible.

There was a red pickup truck parked in the road and it had been damaged by gunfire.

Police said the victim, who has been identified as 16-year-old Armando Villa-Rosales of KCK, passed away from his injuries Monday.

Anyone with information related to this case in encouraged to call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS (8477).