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1 dead, 9 wounded in shooting after Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl victory parade

The episode occurred near Union Station and the Kansas City police have since released everyone from the building. 

Published: February 14, 2024 3:26pm

Updated: February 14, 2024 4:35pm

A shooting after the Kansas City Chiefs' Super Bowl victory parade on Wednesday resulting in one dead and nine wounded, with authorities stating that two armed individuals are in custody.

The episode occurred at a garage near Union Station as attendees of the parade were leaving, ABC News reported, citing the Kansas City Fire Department. Of the nine wounded, three are in critical condition, five more sustained serious injuries, and one sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

"Shots were fired west of Union Station near the garage and multiple people were struck. We took two armed people into custody for more investigation," the Kansas City Police confirmed. "Anyone nearby needs to leave the area as quickly and safely as possible to facilitate treatment of the shooting victims. Please avoid the Union Station parking garage area to allow first responders through."

Video footage showed a sizeable police presence in the area.

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