KANSAS CITY MURDER #80 FOR 2013
Kansas City's death toll increases as we work our way to the weekend . . .
Man shot, killed at 77th and Brooklyn
KCPD: Man slain in driveway of home
Report . . .
"Shortly after midnight, officers were dispatched to the area of 77th & Brooklyn regarding the sound of shots. The call was soon updated to a possible shooting at 1836 E. 77th Street. Once the officers arrived they located a B/M approximately 30 years of age in the front driveway area of the address deceased from apparent gunshot wounds. Suspect information is unknown at this time. Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477."
Again, unofficially this marks 80 homicides so far this year compared with 76 at this time last year.