18-year-old charged following fatal gas station shooting in 2022
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - A man has been charged following fatal shooting that happened at a gas station in January of 2022.
Shyrone H. Daniels, an 18-year-old from Kansas City, has been charged with second-degree murder and armed criminal action.
Court records state that KCPD officers went to the BP gas station along Van Brunt Boulevard and just south of I-70 at 6:18 p.m. on Jan 27, 2022, after they received a call about a shooting.
When officers arrived, they found a victim who was partially inside a vehicle in the parking lot. He was later identified as 17-year-old Desmond Matthews.
Video surveillance showed a man confront Matthews as they came face to face at the station. The man showed a handgun, pointed it at Matthews, and shot. Matthews struck in his neck and upper back.
A witness identified Daniels as the shooter.
Daniels was recently certified to stand trial as an adult. He was 17 years old when the fatal shooting happened.
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