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1 Sheriff's Deputy Killed, Another Injured in Shooting Outside KC Courthouse

KMBZ Reporter Dan Weinbaum says the deputy killed is a man, and the other deputy in surgery is a woman.

June 15, 2018 - 2:41 pm
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KANSAS CITY, Kan. (KMOX) - In Kansas City, Kan., one sheriff's deputy is dead after a shooting outside the downtown courthouse.  

It happened around 11 this morning on the side of the courthouse where juvenile cases are handled.  

KMBZ Reporter Dan Weinbaum says the deputy killed is a man, and the other deputy in surgery is a woman.  
 
"Somehow a prisoner got ahold of a firearm, we believe at least one, from the deputies, and both deputies were shot, and in return, the prisoner was shot, as well," he says.
 
No word yet on the shooter's condition or identity.