Man killed, woman injured in Kansas City shooting

July 13, 2020 - 6:52 pm

Sheriff's deputies say a man has died and woman has been injured in an overnight shooting at Longview Lake in southern Kansas City. 

Officials say the shooting happened around 1:00 a.m. Monday. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office says the shooting stemmed from a domestic disturbance, during which a man shot a woman in the leg. 

The office says that as deputies approached the scene, a man, 39, shot himself and died at the scene. Officials say the woman who was shot is expected to recover. 

Authorities have not released the names of the man or the woman.

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