KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) --- Three people have been killed following a shooting at 27th and Spruce.
Kansas City police were dispatched to the area on a sound of shots call at around 4 p.m. on Saturday.
The call was quickly upgraded to a shooting call.
Police say two men and a woman were killed in the shooting. All three victims were declared dead on the scene.
The victims were identified as 24-year-old Kanen Wheaton, 24-year-old Devon Key, and 23-year-old Johnnai Owens.
The crime scene covers several blocks and neighbors and witnesses could be seen speaking with police.
"The detectives are going to be talking to witnesses here and they’re going to be knocking on doors," Kansas City Police Department Sgt. Jake Becchina said. "This is really important. We don’t have a lot of information right now. We’re going to need the public's help to find out exactly what happened."
They are the 114th, 115th and 116th homicide victims in Kansas City so far in 2021.
No arrests have been made.
Grandfather identifies woman killed in shooting
William King is the grandfather of Johnnai Owens.
He said she was the woman killed in the shooting.
King told KCTV5's Nathan Vickers that she was meeting two guys to go a birthday party with them.
A GoFundMe page has been set up for her family.
Police have not released the identities of the victims.
We are working to gather more information. This is a developing story.