KCKPD officer injured, suspect dead after Sunday night altercation

December 17, 2018 - 6:29 am
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Kansas City, Kansas Police say a suspect is dead after taking an officer's gun and shooting the officer. 

It happened around 11 p.m. Sunday in the 400 block of North 18th Street. Officers were called in a report of indecent exposure, according to Police Chief Terry Zeigler.

A male suspect took an officer's weapon and shot the officer, police said. Officers shot and killed the suspect. 

The officer was listed in stable condition overnight.

A second officer also hurt, though the injuries were considered minor. Names of the people involved in the incident were not immediately released.

Officer involved shooting. pic.twitter.com/OmdchUmCYS

— Terry Zeigler (@KCKPDChief) December 17, 2018
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