Thursday, April 30, 2020
KANSAS CITY 2020 HOMICIDE #48: MAN SHOT DEAD NEAR HILLCREST ROAD!!!
Overnight KCMO murder offers the latest indication that local violence continues to threaten this town despite the pandemic lockdown and it's a crisis that hasn't seen much progress over the past half decade as numbers have steadily increased and pushed toward a record high.
This is the 48th homicide so far this year compared to 45 at this time last year.
"Kansas City Police are investigating a homicide in the 8300 block of Hillcrest Road. Police were called to the area around 12:30 a.m. on a reported shooting.When officers arrived they found a man on the ground in a parking lot with a gunshot wound.He died at the scene."
Developing . . .