Quadruple shooting takes Kansas City, Missouri's homicide total to 98 (updated)


Elijah Nelson was killed in a quadruple shooting.
  • Elijah Nelson was killed in a quadruple shooting.

UPDATE: The homicide victims have been identified as 22-year-old Elijah J. Nelson and 19-year-old Damen D. Washington of Kansas City, Missouri.

Original Story (7 a.m.): A quadruple shooting at 36th and Woodland early Saturday morning left two people dead -- and Kansas City, Missouri's homicide count two closer to topping 100 for the year.

Just after midnight, Kansas City police responded to the shooting and found four men shot inside a parked car. One of the men died at the scene. The other three were rushed to a local hospital. One of the men died Sunday morning.

The victims' names haven't been released. We'll probably find them out later today.

Kansas City, Missouri's death toll is now at 98 for 2010.

Kansas City police are looking for a black newer model Monte Carlo or Impala with tinted windows. If you have information about these homicides, call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.

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