3 dead after suburban Kansas City shooting

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press
Authorities say three people have been shot and killed in suburban Kansas City.

A Kansas State Trooper stands near the location of a shooting at the Jewish Community Center in Overland Park, Kan., Sunday, April 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner)

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) -- Authorities say three people have been shot and killed in suburban Kansas City.

Overland Park Fire Department spokesman Jason Rhodes said Sunday afternoon that one person of interest is in custody. Rhodes said the shootings happened at 2 different locations, but did not specify where the shootings happened.

The Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City in Overland Park posted on its Facebook page that a "shooting incident" happened near the White Theater entrance and the building is on lockdown.

There is a heavy police presence at the complex and the entrance is blocked off.


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