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3 dead after rampage at Jewish center near Kansas City

Crime scene investigators worked Sunday after a female was shot to death at the Village Shalom senior living facility.
Crime scene investigators worked Sunday after a female was shot to death at the Village Shalom senior living facility.ED ZURGA/European PressPhoto Agency

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OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — A gunman opened fire outside of a Jewish community center on Sunday, killing a doctor and his teenage grandson before heading to a Jewish retirement community a few blocks away and killing a female, authorities said.

Police arrested the suspected assailant in an elementary school parking lot shortly after the attacks in the Kansas City suburb of Overland Park.

At a news conference, the city’s police chief, John Douglass, would not identify the suspect, saying only that he was in his 70s and was not from Kansas.

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