Overland Park, Kan. police say they can make no connection between Monday night’s gun assault on a house in the ten thousand block of Kessler and other violent crimes this summer.
A wounded 8-year-old boy, shot in the shoulder, is recovering.
His mother and two younger children in the house were unharmed.
As many as ten shots were fired into the house and police are unable to find a credible witness to identify the shooter or shooters. A dark colored sedan was seen speeding away.
The city had its first two homicides of the year in July and September.