KCK man charged in shooting that wounds boy, 8
Published on -10/11/2013, 12:36 PM
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) -- Charges have been filed against a 27-year-old man in connection with a drive-by shooting that injured an 8-year-old Overland Park boy.
Phillip Ricardo Bennett, of Kansas City, Kan., is charged with aggravated battery in the Sept. 30 shooting.
The Kansas City Star reports (http://bit.ly/1hI4h12 ) the child was in a house with his mother and two other children when someone fired shots into the house from a vehicle. The woman and the other children were not injured.
Overland Park police say the boy is expected to make a full recovery.
Online court records don't list a lawyer for Bennett.