This one might not count as a homicide, police are still investigating. Here's the report . . .
Suspicious death 2400 block of NE Pence Avenue
This morning at 10:30 AM officers were dispatched to the 2400 block of North East Pence in regard to a medical nature unknown. A neighbor called police stating they observed someone lying in a yard who might need help.
Upon arrival officers observed an adult male lying in the front yard of a residence, who had been shot and was unresponsive. That victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. We do not have any suspect information at this time. We do not know yet if this is a Homicide but we are treating it as a suspicious death, due to circumstances found at the scene.
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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The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department is investigating the death of a man found outside a home Friday morning as suspicious.Officers were dispatched to the 2400 block of North East Pence on a medical call around 10:30 a.m., police said.When the officers arrived, they found a man lying in the front yard of a home.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department is investigating a suspicious death in the 2400 block of NE Pence Avenue. KCPD spokesperson Leslie Foreman said officers were dispatched to the scene at 10:30 a.m. Friday after a neighbor called the station stating they observed someone lying in a yard who might need help.