Shooting inside Plaza hotel leaves 1 person dead | News
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) — A single person has actually passed away after a shooting inside the Sheraton Suites on the Nation Club Plaza.
It occurred about 7:55 a.m. Tuesday. The hotel lies at 770 W. 47th St.
Jason Kang was inside the hotel throughout the shooting. He states in the beginning he didn’t believe it was shooting however felt panic as individuals began hurrying out.
“Someone came up … he was real anxious to pay and seemed like a couple of seconds later we heard what sounded like a crash like a metal tray had been dropped. A couple of seconds later, we heard it again and then some cries and then we saw people running so we all ran out through, I guess, the kitchen and went through the stairs and ended up going out the service entrance,” he stated.
Cops closed down a couple of blocks converging with 47th Street so some employees needed to wait about an hour and a half for the location to resume.
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