Police: Man hit during random shooting near 39th, Park - KCTV5 News

Police: Man hit during random shooting near 39th, Park

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After being shot the man drove to a nearby gas station and called the police. (KCTV5) After being shot the man drove to a nearby gas station and called the police. (KCTV5)
The man was hurt but is expected to okay. (KCTV5) The man was hurt but is expected to okay. (KCTV5)
Police believe the shooting was random and the victim says he does not know the people who shot him. (KCTV5) Police believe the shooting was random and the victim says he does not know the people who shot him. (KCTV5)
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -

A man is hurt after being shot in what police are saying was a random act of violence.

The incident happened about 2 a.m. on Wednesday in the area of 39th Street and Park Avenue.

The man says he was in his car when another vehicle approached him from behind. He waved at the vehicle to go around, but when it did, someone in the car began shooting at him.

After being shot the man drove to a nearby gas station and called the police.

The people in the other vehicle drove away.

Police believe the shooting was random and the victim says he does not know the people who shot him.

The man was hurt but is expected to okay.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the TIPS Hotline (816) 474-TIPS.

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