Thursday, April 29, 2010

Victim shot Tuesday in 2600 block of Bellefontaine dies

On Tuesday, April 27, at 3:45 p.m., officers were called to the 2600 block of Bellefontaine on a shooting. When they arrived, officers observed one victim lying in the street and one in front of a residence - both suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to local hospitals. One victim suffered non-life threatening injuries and the second victim's injuries were considered life-threatening. That victim has now died. He has been identified as 29-year-old Charles Henderson of Kansas City, Mo.

The victims and the suspect were engaged in an altercation shortly before the shooting occurred. The suspect was taken into custody at the scene.