Man charged in Kansas City church shooting

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ A Kansas City man is charged with shooting into a south Kansas City church, injuring a church greeter.

Orlando Gentry was charged Tuesday with assault, possession of a firearm, unlawful use of a weapon and carrying a loaded firearm in the shooting.

Kansas City police say the 29-year-old Gentry fired the shots during a confrontation Sunday at the House of Refuge church.

One of the bullets grazed a church greeter, Montell Bruce, in the head. He fell through a window in the sanctuary anb was treated and released at a local hospital.

The Kansas City Star reports Gentry told investigators he got into a fight at the church but denied having a gun.

Online court records do not show that Gentry has an attorney.
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Information from: The Kansas City Star

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