Kansas City 2022 Homicide #148: Gunfire Kills Victim Near E. Armour

The cold has seemingly kept the local quotient of killing lower over the past week.

Sadly, this morning we start the week with another murder and this year's homicide crisis persist.

Here's the first report . . .

Homicide 1300 block of E. Armour

Tonight, at approximately 12:15 AM, officers were dispatched to the 1300 block of E. Armour in regard to sound of gunshots. We received multiple calls about gunshots in the area.

Upon arrival they found an adult male inside an apartment building. He had been shot and was unresponsive. EMS responded and pronounced him deceased at the scene. We do not have any suspect information at this time and are asking for the public’s help.

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.

Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .

KCPD investigating homicide at apartment on E. Armour Blvd.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City police are investigating a homicide at an apartment complex near the intersection of E. Armour Blvd. and Virginia Ave. Officers responded to multiple reports of gunshots in the area around 12:15 a.m. Monday morning. When they arrived, they found a man inside an apartment building.

Kansas City police investigating homicide after man found shot, unresponsive in apartment

The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department is looking for leads connected to an overnight homicide.Officers were dispatched to the 1300 block of East Armour Boulevard around 12:15 a.m. Monday to investigate the sound of gunshots.Police said multiple people called 911 to report gunshots in the area.When officers arrived, they found a man unresponsive with an obvious gunshot wound.He was pronounced dead on the scene.

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