A Sunday night shooting has lead to the death of a Ray County resident. Public Information Officer Meredith Hauck says the incident occurred in Riverside, a suburb west of Kansas City.
“The victim was taken to the hospital and has since died overnight. His name was Josh Anderson and he’s 22 years old.”
Hauck says the department is still investigating.
“The police do have a person of interest that they are talking to right now.” She says they’re working through the details but “it does look like at this time that it was an accidental shooting.”
Officers responded to the call around 8:30 p.m.