Tonight, much less online outrage or political commentary, the Kansas City homicide count continues to escalate at a record breaking pace.
Here is tonight's report . . .
Homicide 700 block of Ditman
Tonight just after 8:30 PM, officers were dispatched to the 700 block of Dittman in regard to a Shooting. Upon of arrival they were directed toward the side of the road where they found an adult male who had been shot. The male was unresponsive and EMS responded to the scene and pronounced him deceased.
Preliminary information is that some type of altercation may have occurred prior to the shooting. We do not have any suspect information at this time.
Detectives and crime scene personnel have responded to the scene and are actively canvassing for witnesses and processing the scene for evidence. If you have any information please call the Homicide unit at 234-5043. If you wish to remain anonymous you can call the TIPS hotline at 474-TIPS, with up to a $25,000 reward for an arrest in this case.
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Police in Kansas City, Missouri, are investigating a shooting that killed a man on Tuesday night. The shooting happened Tuesday night at around 8:35 p.m. Officers responded to the 700 block of Ditman Road and someone pointed them down the road. They later found the man suffering from gunshot wounds.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - The Kansas City Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that happened on Tuesday night. According to the police, it happened at 8:35 p.m. on Ditman Avenue just south of Independence Avenue. The neighborhood is just east of I-435 and west of Blue Ridge Boulevard.
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