Tonight a somewhat peaceful suburb suffered a horrific episode of violence.

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At the scene officers found a 47-year-old male victim. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim has not been identified. Police said this is being investigated as a homicide. The last reported homicide in Blue Springs was in February 2021.

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Blue Springs police investigate fatal shooting on Gladstone Drive

Police in Blue Springs are investigating a fatal shooting Thursday evening in the 100 block of Southwest Gladstone Drive.Police said officers were called at 5:45 p.m. to a home on a shooting.Authorities said a 47-year-old man was killed.No other details were released.

Police investigating deadly shooting in Blue Springs

BLUE SPRINGS, Mo. - The Blue Springs Police Department is investigating a deadly shooting Thursday night as a homicide. Police responded to the shooting just before 6 p.m. at a house near SW Gladstone Drive and Keystone Drive, just east of 7 Highway. At the scene officers found a 47-year-old male victim.

Blue Springs police investigate after man shot to death Thursday evening

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Blue Springs police are investigating a shooting that left a man dead on Thursday evening. Officers responded to the area at about 5:40 p.m. on a report of gunshots in the 100 block of Southwest Gladstone Drive, according to Blue Springs police They found a man shot to death in the house.

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