The season has changed but, sadly, the rate of deadly local gunfire remains constant.
A quick look at stats reminds us that last year at this time there were 34 killings reported and in 2020 (a record breaking year for murders) there were 33 homicides.
Here is tonight's report . . .
Homicide 11500 block of Holliday Dr.
This afternoon just before 5 o’clock officers were dispatched to the 11500 block of Holliday dr on a sound of shots call.
When officers arrived they were directed to an adult male shooting victim that was unresponsive in the apartment parking lot.
Officers summoned EMS into the scene to render aid and they declared the victim deceased here at the scene.
Detectives are canvassing for any witnesses and crime scene investigators are processing the scene for any evidence.
Detectives are hopeful that someone around the apartment complex heard or saw something that would help them piece together what led up to the shooting.
If anyone in this area heard or saw anything here or has any information no matter how small it may seem, they are asked to contact the Homicide Unit directly at 816-234-5043 or the TIPS hotline anonymously at 816-474-TIPS, There is a reward of up to $25,000 for information leading to an arrest in this case.
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com links . . .
homicide on holiday drive SOURCE: D. Jordan Kansas City police are investigating a homicide in the 11500 block of Holiday Drive.Officers responded to a shooting at 4:52 p.m. Sunday. Police say that one person has died from a gunshot wound.Authorities are not releasing any suspect information at this time.KMBC 9 News will bring you more information once updates are available.
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) --- Police in Kansas City are investigating a homicide in the 11500 block of Holiday Drive. The fatal shooting happened shortly before 5 p.m. on Sunday evening. Police say a man was found in the parking lot of an apartment.
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