(CNN)Two police officers in Kansas City, Missouri, were shot in separate incidents on Thursday that left one of them in critical condition.The officers had been responding to calls for help, according to Kansas City Police Chief Richard Smith.In one incident, police were called to a disturbance near a McDonald’s. A witness told CNN affiliate KMBC that a man left the fast-food restaurant with a gun.
The other shooting incident took place on a bus. A Kansas City Area Transportation Authority bus driver saw a man allegedly rob someone at a bus stop and then get on the bus. She notified the police and began driving slowly until an officer arrived and got on the bus, according to CNN affiliate KSHB.The suspect then shot the officer and bus driver before getting off the bus, it was reported.