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BREAKING: Cop Shot In This State – Suspect Hijacked Car With Two Kids Inside! Active Shooter! (VIDEO)

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Tragic news coming in, as a police detective was shot this afternoon near the Kansas Speedway and taken to a hospital by an ambulance. They couldn’t wait for a medical helicopter.

The shooting was reported at about 12:30 p.m. on an outer road on the south side of the Speedway, or west of the Hollywood Casino, in Kansas City, Kansas… 118th Street and State Avenue.

The incident may have started with a carjacking at that location. Police reportedly were looking for a man in a gold Camry. About 1:05 p.m., they reported that the carjacker may have taken a different car, a silver Ford Focus, at gunpoint in Basehor.

From KSHB:

KCPD and Kansas Highway Patrol helicopters are assisting in the search of a tan sedan on Interstate 70 westbound from Interstate 435, officials said. No further details about the suspected vehicle or the suspect has been released.

This is a breaking news story. More details will be shared as they become available.