8th and Olive

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) – Officers are investigating a double-shooting that claimed the lives of two juveniles. 

Around 11:30 p.m., officers were called to 8th and Olive on sound of gunshots.

When they arrived at the scene, two victims were located outside of their apartment. The victims were two juveniles who had just left late night Ramadan services.

Police believe the shooting is a domestic incident.

Investigators say the two victims were "rising stars," based on their initial investigation.

"Officers and detectives on scene heard story after story about these promising young men who were leaders both in their community and at their mosque," police tweeted. "It’s become clear that Kansas City has lost two rising stars, and we will do everything we can to seek justice for them."

Police identified the victims as Abdulwahid Abdulaziz, 16, and Abdirahman Abdulaziz, 14. 

The suspect's name is Hanad A. Abdiaziz, 25. A warrant has been issued for the suspect. 

Detectives are interviewing witnesses and crime scene technicians are processing the scene.

There is a $25,000 reward for information in this case. If you have information please call the TIPS hotline at 474-TIPS.

A GoFundMe page has been set up by the family. You can donate here.

KCTV5.com is now with you on the go! Get the latest news updates and video, StormTrack5 weather forecast, weather radar, special investigative reports, sports headlines and much more from KCTV5 News. 

>> Click/tap here to download our free mobile app. <<

Copyright 2021 KCTV (Meredith Corp.) All rights reserved.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.