Missouri police shoot and wound man with a gun in Grandview

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GRANDVIEW, Mo. – Police in Missouri shot and wounded a man who confronted officers with a gun Sunday morning.

The Missouri State Highway Patrol said the incident happened around 6:45 a.m. Sunday at a park in Grandview, Missouri, on the south end of the Kansas City metro area. Highway patrol spokesman Sgt. Andrew Bell said the man called 911 and said he had a gun and wanted to confront officers at the park. Bell said the man with a gun approached officers aggressively before two officers fired their weapons at him. The man was taken to a hospital, but details about his condition were not immediately available Sunday. No officers were injured.