KC police surround house after robbery and fatal shooting

Kansas City police have surrounded a residence in the northeast area in connection with a nearby robbery and shooting.

The Operation 100 was declared in the 3400 block of East 11th Street after witnesses told officers that suspects from the robbery and shooting may have gone into the building.

One person was fatally wounded just before 11 a.m. in the area of East 12th Street and Askew Avenue. He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Witnesses told police that two suspects robbed a business and the victim may have been shot when he followed the suspects from the store.