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3 dead in Kansas City shooting

The gunman and two people are dead after a shooting.

BY HEATHER MOYER | KANSAS CITY, Mo. | April 29, 2007

A gunman shot and killed two people at a mall Sunday afternoon before being fatally shot by police.

Witnesses said the gunman ran through a parking lot at the Ward Parkway Center and killed two people. He then went inside the mall and wounded several others before being shot and killed by police.

A police officer was wounded when he attempted to stop the gunman at a gas station about 15 minutes before the mall shootings. Authorities said the gunman was driving a car that belonged to an elderly woman who was found dead earlier in the day in her home.


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