On Saturday afternoon, 10-20-18, at about 2:03 pm, Raytown Police were called to the area of 87 Street and Elm, regarding shots being fired. Police were then called to Popeye’s Chicken, 7601 Raytown Road, regarding a man that had been shot.
Officers arrived and found that the man at Popeye’s had been shot in the 9000 block of 87 Street moments before. It was reported that a dark sedan had passed the victim’s vehicle on 87 Street and someone from the dark sedan had fired shots and struck the victim, the victim’s vehicle, and a second vehicle that was nearby.
The sedan fled the scene. The victim drove to Popeye’s and called 9-1-1. The victim was transported to an area hospital for treatment and was in serious condition. There was a female in the victim’s vehicle when the incident occurred, but she was uninjured.
No arrests have been made, and the investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the TIPS Hotline, at 816-474-TIPS (8477.)