Rising Kansas City violence spreads to the nice side of the bridge tonight.
Moreover . . .
KANSAS CITY NOW OUTPACES LAST YEAR'S HOMICIDE COUNT COMPARED TO THIS TIME LAST YEAR!!!
Unofficially, this is 2021 homicide 32 compared to 31 last year at this time and amid a record breaking homicide year.
Here's the word . . .
Tonight shortly after 5:30pm, Officers were called to a residence in the 7500 block of N Wyoming Court on a reported check the welfare call. While officers were en route, the call was upgraded to a shooting. Upon their arrival, Officers located a victim inside a residence. The victim was declared deceased at the scene.
Detectives and Crime Scene Personnel have responded to the scene. They will be processing the scene for evidence. Detectives are also canvassing for any witnesses.
Detectives are asking if you have any information to please call the Homicide Unit at 816-234-5043. Or if you would like to remain anonymous you can do so by calling the Tips Hotline at 816-474-TIPS. There is a reward of up to $25,000 for information leading to an arrest in this case.
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