Monday, August 19, 2019
KANSAS CITY 2019 HOMICIDE #90: REPORT OF PEDESTRIAN CRASH SCENE TURNS INTO HOMICIDE INVESTIGATION!!!
Apropos that the latest deadly crime scene involves a vehicular suspicion and a deadly stretch of road.
To wit . . .
KANSAS CITY'S COUNTDOWN TO 100 MURDERS SPEEDS FORWARD WITH AN EARLY MORNING KILLING NEAR THE HIGHWAY OF DEATH!!!
Here's the narrative from police . . .
KCPD said around 12:30 a.m. officers were called to the southbound exit ramp from U.S. Highway 71 to Red Bridge Road on reports of a crash involving a pedestrian.
Police found a man with injuries near a vehicle that was on the shoulder of the road.
EMS got to the scene and declared the man dead.
KCPD said evidence at the scene led investigators to believe the circumstances surrounding the man’s death were suspicious.
Police are counting this is the 90th homicide so far in 2019 compared to 88 at this time last year.
Check the links:
KSHB: KCPD investigating man's death as homicide near U.S. Highway 71 and Red Bridge
KMBC: Officers were originally called to the scene to investigate a crash involving a pedestrian.
Fox4: Body found near car at Red Bridge Road and 71-Highway overnight, exit ramps closed
Developing . . .