Right now we're rounding up deets regarding the latest south side slaying and local violence continues to move past last year's record setting pace — The 2nd highest level of killing in KCMO history.

Here's the 1st report . . .

Homicide 8200 Blue Ridge

This morning at about 10:30 AM, officers were dispatched to 8200 Blue Ridge in regard to an injury accident. As officers arrived they saw a vehicle that was off the side of the road and had struck a tree. As they approached they observed the driver, an adult male, slumped over, and he appeared to have been shot. EMS pronounced him deceased at the scene.  Officers have located a potential Crime Scene just to the south.  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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Man dies after shooting on Blue Ridge Boulevard

SOURCE: KMBC A man has died after a shooting just south of the 8200 block of Blue Ridge Boulevard.First-responders were dispatched to the location for an injury accident at 10:30 a.m.

Police investigating fatal shooting on Blue Ridge Boulevard

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A man died in a shooting Saturday morning at 8200 Blue Ridge Boulevard in Raytown, Missouri, according to the Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department. At around 10:30 a.m., police responded to reports of an injury accident. KCPD located a vehicle off the side of the road that had struck a tree.

KCPD investigating homicide near Blue Ridge

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City Police Department is investigating a deadly shooting that left one dead Saturday morning near Blue Ridge. Officers were dispatched to 8200 Blue Ridge in regard to a single-vehicle crash around 10:30 a.m.

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