Kansas City 2023 Homicide #12: Victim Shot Dead Inside Vehicle

The local quotient of killing continues along the rising trend that has pushed KCMO homicide rates to record highs. 

Even arctic temperatures don't stop the bloodshed. 

Here is the first report from the latest deadly spate of gunfire . . .

Homicide 2400 blk of Brighton

This evening just after 10:45pm, officers were called to the 2400 block of Brighton Ave on a report of sounds of gunshots.  Upon arrival officers located the victim inside a vehicle suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.  EMS responded and declared the victim deceased at the scene.

Homicide detectives and Crime Scene Personnel have responded.  They will be processing the scene for evidence and canvassing for any potential witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to call the homicide detectives at 816-234-5043. Or you can remain anonymous by calling the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS. There is a reward of up to $25,000 for information provided to the hotline which leads to an arrest in the case.


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Kansas City Police investigating homicide near 24th and Brighton

KANSAS CITY, Mo - The Kansas City Police Department is investigating a late night homicide. Police say they were called to the area of 24th and Brighton just after 10:45 pm. on a report of sounds of gunshots. When they arrived, officers found the victim inside a vehicle with gunshot wounds.

Kansas City, Missouri police investigating deadly shooting on Brighton Ave.

brighton ave homicide map SOURCE: KMBC One person is dead following a shooting on Brighton Avenue, on the eastern side of Kansas City, MO.Police said they got reports of the sound of gunshots in the area of Brighton Avenue and 24th Street at around 10:45 p.m. Tuesday.

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