Two youngsters sought in the dying of a Kansas City, Kansas, 15-year-old fatally shot close to an elementary college earlier this month have been arrested by federal authorities, the division stated Thursday.
The accused youngsters, recognized solely as being 16 and 17 years of age, will face felony costs in Wyandotte County, Nancy Chartrand, a spokeswoman for the Kansas City, Kansas Police Department, stated in an announcement. They had been arrested by U.S. Marshals primarily based in New Mexico and Nebraska, Chartrand stated.
Both had been needed in the killing of Kaden Bauswell. On June 8, police had been referred to as to the 6600 block of Cleveland Avenue round midday and officers found Bauswell on a sidewalk near Hazel Grove Elementary School with a gunshot wound.
Bauswell was taken to an space hospital and died there.
Police stated the 2 juveniles had been seen fleeing the scene of the capturing in a car earlier than officers arrived.
Bauswell’s dying marked the 11th homicide of 2021 in Kansas City, Kansas. There have been 15 homicides in town up to now this 12 months, in keeping with knowledge maintained by The Star.
The division says the capturing investigation is ongoing. The division is asking anybody with data to name the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).