Thursday, July 11, 2019
KANSAS CITY 2019 HOMICIDE #74: MAN FOUND DEAD ON SIDEWALK!!!
This morning an urban core neighborhood awakes to a nightmarish scene: A young man laying dead on the pavement.
Again, this is the 74th homicide KCMO so far this year compared to 63 last year for an overall spike of 17.46% YTD.
Police say they were dispatched to 63rd Street and South Benton around 5:45 a.m. The victim is described as a man in his 20s
Anyone with information in this homicide is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS. There is a $25,000 reward for information that leads to a conviction.
Further reading . . .
KMBC: 63rd Street closed in Kansas City following homicide
Fox4KC: Police say they were dispatched to 63rd Street and South Benton around 5:45 a.m.
KSHB: KCPD investigating death of man found on sidewalk as homicide
KCTV5: 1 person dead after shooting near 63rd, Benton
Developing . . .