3-year-old dies from injuries after triple shooting in East Kans - KCTV5

3-year-old dies from injuries after triple shooting in East Kansas City

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The shooting victims all showed up at an area hospital. (KCTV5) The shooting victims all showed up at an area hospital. (KCTV5)
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

A 3-year-old boy has died from his injuries after a triple shooting on Friday in East Kansas City.

Police were called at about 4:10 p.m. after three shooting victims arrived at an area hospital.

Two of the victims are adults and sustained non-life-threatening injuries. The third victim was the 3-year-old boy, Marcus Haislip III, who died of his injuries.

Officers found a possible crime scene in the area of 54th Street and Park Avenue, where the suspect started shooting at the car the victims were traveling in.

The suspect was on foot at the time and was described as a black man wearing a red hoodie and grey shorts. 

The victims are all related. The child's father was driving and the father's uncle was in the passenger seat. 

Anyone with information is asked to call police or the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.

No other information is available at this time.

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