Officials Investigating After 2 Men Found Dead In Kansas

Friday, October 16th 2020, 11:56 am
By: News On 6, Jordan Tidwell


The Kansas Bureau of Investigation and the Independence Police Department said they are investigating two deaths in Independence, Kansas.

Officials have identified the two victims as 27-year-old Tyler D. Cook and 24-year-old Rodricus A. Dawson, both from Independence.

Officials said that police received a 911 call early Friday morning from someone who said the y heard gunfire and saw a vehicle crash into an apartment.

When officers arrived, they said they found a crashed vehicle and two men dead. Officers said they also found an injured woman.

Officials said the woman was flown to a hospital in Joplin, Missouri.

Officials said no one in the apartment was injured.