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Victims identified in shooting outside Kansas school

July 5, 2018

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) — Police say a man who died in a shooting near a Kansas elementary school was a 48-year-old man from Missouri.

Overland Park police on Wednesday identified the victim of Tuesday’s shooting in Overland Park as Todd Davis, of Lee’s Summit.

A second man, 54-year-old Efren Gomez, whose hometown was not available, was critically injured in the shooting.

A suspect is in custody pending charges.

Police say the suspect and the two victims were working for a contractor putting in new turf at an elementary school when the shooting occurred. The motive remains unclear.

No children were at the school and no one else was injured.

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