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8-Month-Old Boy Shot And Killed In Kansas

He was struck during a drive-by shooting in Kansas City, police told BuzzFeed News.

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The 8 month old gunshot victim from the 2700 Blk. of N. Early has died.

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The 8 month old gunshot victim from the 2700 Blk. of N. Early has died.

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An 8-month-old boy died Monday morning after being shot around 10:30 p.m. Sunday night in Kansas City, Kansas, police confirmed to BuzzFeed News.

The boy was struck during a drive-by shooting. The boy's mother also suffered minor injuries, which did not require medical treatment.

The incident has been categorized as a homicide.

A Kansas City police said they are still looking for the shooter and are requesting the public to come forward with any additional information.

Mary Ann Georgantopoulos is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in New York.

Contact Mary Ann Georgantopoulos at maryann.georgantopoulos@buzzfeed.com.

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