KC police ID 20-year-old slain at Crossroads intersection
KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Authorities have identified a 20-year-old killed early Sunday when gunmen fired several bullets into a car stopped at Southwest Boulevard and Broadway as Stephon L. Cunningham of Kansas City.
The triple shooting occurred just after 2 a.m. as the victims were northbound on Broadway in the Crossroads Arts District. Two vehiclespulled alongside their vehicle, with one on each side, and gunmen riding in them fired into the victim’s vehicle.
Cunningham died during surgery. A second victim was listed in serious condition and a third sustained a minor injury.
Police did not have detailed descriptions of the suspects. No arrests had been made Monday, police said.
Cunningham was released on parole two months ago following a 2011 second-degree assault conviction. He originally drew probation in that case but was sent to prison after violating the terms of his probation. (This story was posted at www.kansascity.com.)