Shooting at KC tavern kills 1, injures 2nd man - KCTV5


Shooting at KC tavern kills 1, injures 2nd man

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One man is dead and a second man was injured after shots rang out overnight at a Kansas City tavern.

The gunshots were reported at 12:02 a.m. Friday at the Las Plebas VIP at 12th Street and Bellefontaine Avenue.

Saturday, police identified the victim as 29-year-old Guillermo Baylon-Olivares. Police also said that 22-year-old Gabriel Ortega-Cobos was charged by Jackson County prosecutors with first-degree murder, first-degree aggravated assault and two counts of armed criminal action.

The second victim was a Hispanic man in his 40s. His injuries were not considered serious.

Prosecutors requested that Cobos' bond be set at $250,000 cash only.

If you have any information, call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS.

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