3 charged in shootout with Kansas City police and FBI
KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — The Wyandotte County District Attorney has filed charges against three men who were wounded in a shootout with FBI and Kansas City, Kansas, police officers last week.
Aggravated assault charges were filed Monday against 32-year-old Jason Trevillion; 27-year-old Ernest Jones; and 25-year-old Arthur Mitchell.
The Kansas City Star reports police said the gunfight started when several officers in the FBI’s Violent Crimes Task Force tried to stop a car in Kansas City, Kansas, on Nov. 6.
The three people in the car suffered non-life-threatening injuries. No officers were injured.
Further information on what prompted the officers to stop the car and how many officers were involved have not been released.
A police spokesman said Kansas City, Kansas, officers who were placed on leave are back on duty.
Information from: The Kansas City Star, http://www.kcstar.com