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Woman dies in shooting near KU Medical Center

December 23, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Police in Kansas City, Kansas, are investigating the fatal shooting of a woman near the University of Kansas Medical Center.

The shooting was reported about 5 p.m. Saturday and initially didn’t appear to be serious.

After being shot, the 27-year-old victim sought help at a Taco Bell restaurant, where a customer and employees called 911. Police say the woman was taken to a hospital with what appeared to be non-life threatening injuries but she later died.

The woman wasn’t immediately identified so relatives could be notified.

Police say they have a suspect and are trying to find the individual.