Several armed robberies were reported this morning in the northeast area of Kansas City, Kan.
Sgt. Emmett Lockridge said police are still confirming the locations and numbers of the robberies, but it appeared that there were about five robberies of individuals.
The robberies were from 16th and Washington Boulevard to 24th and Parallel, he said. The earliest one was shortly before 7 a.m.
Police are also in the process of compiling information about the suspects. The reports consistently show a young male and female, possibly young adults or teens.
There were no injuries reported, he said, but there was at least one attempted carjacking. It was confirmed that there was a gunshot hole in a car, he said.
Police are checking the entire area for the suspects, he said. At this time police are still compiling information and don't know the amounts of any money that may have been taken in the robberies, he said.
Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS hotline at 816-474-TIPS.