A shooting incident at a bar in Kansas City, Kansas in the United States early Sunday morning has left four people dead and five others injured, ABC News can report.
Confirming the incident, the Kansas City Police Department said it received a distress call about a shooting at the Tequila KC bar at 1:27 a.m.
Spokesperson for the Police, Thomas Tomasic said officers arrived at the scene to find four people dead inside the bar.
He said five others, who were transported to area hospitals, were in a stable condition.
He said the victims were yet to be identified, adding that the shooting suspect has not yet been detained.
“We do not have a good enough description yet, to put anything out for a suspect, or suspects, we don’t even know how many,” Tomasic said.
Detectives are now at the scene looking for surveillance video of the area. Officers have cleared the bar and are waiting on a search warrant to re-enter it.
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 491,918 in 2018, making it the 38th most-populous city in the United States.