Kansas City 2021 Homicide #95: Shooting Victim Dies From Injuries

Follow-up from gunfire on local streets last night. 

The victim of in an East side shooting died at hospital.

Here is the report . . .

Homicide E 35th St/Woodland Ave

Last night just after 9pm, officers were called to the 3600 block of Woodland Ave in regard to sounds of gunshots.  Simultaneously KCFD was dispatched to E. 35th and Woodland on a possible injury accident. Upon arrival, officers located the victim, an adult black male, inside a vehicle at E 35 St and Woodland Ave who appeared to be suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.  EMS transported the victim to an area hospital where he was listed in critical condition.  Detectives and Crime Scene Personnel responded to the scene.

Tragically, the victim has succumbed to his injuries and he was pronounced deceased at the hospital.

Detectives are asking if you have information, 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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