The latest KCMO deadly shooting has police asking for community help and for witnesses to come forward.
Unofficially, this is the 36th homicide so far this year compared to 42 at this time last year.
Here's the report . . .
Homicide 5400 Block of Michigan
This afternoon just after 3pm officers were dispatched to the area of the 5400 block of Michigan to Euclid on a sound of shots call.
On arrival to the area officers were directed to a residence in the 5400 block of Michigan. There they located what appeared to be a crime scene and they were told that a shooting had occurred and the victim was taken from the scene in a private vehicle.
While officers were investigating this scene the victim was located in a vehicle on Cleaver II blvd near the fire station at Agnes. EMS transported the victim from that location to the hospital for treatment.
Later this afternoon approximately 5pm detectives were notified that the victim died from his injuries.
Detectives and Crime Scene investigators are at the scene on Michigan at this time canvassing for witnesses and processing the scene for evidence.
Detectives are working on developing any suspect information at this time. No one is in custody.
If anyone in this area heard or saw anything here or has any information 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.
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SOURCE: KMBC Police in Kansas City are investigating a homicide Monday afternoon.Authorities said officers were called just after 3 p.m. to the area of the 5400 block of Michigan Avenue and Euclid Avenue on a report of gunfire.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Police in Kansas City, Missouri, are investigating a deadly shooting that left a man dead on Monday afternoon. At around 3 p.m., officers responded to the 5400 block of Michigan Avenue on reports of shots fired. Upon arrival, officers were directed to what appeared to be a crime scene inside of a residence.
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