Man dead in double shooting near 72nd, Norton - KCTV5

Man dead in double shooting near 72nd, Norton

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The search is on for the gunman who killed Jason L. Houcks.

Police say the shooting happened outside of home in the area of East 72nd Street and Norton Avenue just after 3:30 a.m. Sunday.

Officers patrolling heard the gunshots. When they figured out an exact location, they found the shooting scene but no victims.

Police say at least two people were shot.  The shooting victims were later taken to an area hospital by private vehicles.

Houcks was 35 years old. The second man who is recovering from his injuries was in his late 20s.

Investigators spent the early morning hours talking to several witnesses to figure out exactly what happened overnight.

There is no suspect information at this time.

Anyone with information is urged to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.

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