Westtown, Kansas—Two Westtown residents were shot early Sunday morning, and one of the victims died, according to authorities.
The incident happened in a mall at Westtown’s West Town mall in Kenwood, Missouri, according Westtown Police.
Westtown police spokesman Officer Paul Wieckowski told KCTV5 that the incident happened just before 1 a.m. in the mall parking lot, but it could not immediately be determined if the victims were related.
One of the people shot was taken to the hospital, where he later died, Wiecki said.
Wiecker said the victim, who was shot multiple times, was believed to have been a female.
Two other people were also shot, Wieskowksi said.
He did not give further details.
The victim, whose name has not been released, was shot in the chest, Wiedkowk said.
The shooting happened outside the West Town Mall and had no impact on Westtown shoppers.
WestTown mall security cameras captured the shooting, but Wieski declined to release them publicly, saying he wanted to be careful about their public release.
He also said there was no evidence of a threat.
The victims were taken to a local hospital, but did not require further treatment.
West Town police said they were investigating the shooting.