Kansas City 2024 Homicide #57: Gunfire Kills Victim At Bus Stop


We're DO NOT contend that Zero Fare policy killed the guy . . . But there's simply no denying that violence and quality of local bus service has degraded since politicos started tinkering with the bus system in the name of social justice . . . Check-it:

Homicide 51st and Prospect

This afternoon just before 1PM, officers were dispatched to the intersection of E 51st St and Prospect Ave.

When officers arrived, they observed an adult male lying on the sidewalk near the bus stop suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. EMS responded simultaneously and transported the victim to an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The circumstances surrounding this incident are currently unknown and no one is in custody.

Homicide detectives and crime scene personnel have responded to begin gathering evidence and collecting witness statements. Roselyn Temple has also responded to provide assistance to the victims family.

This is being investigated as a homicide and is ongoing at this time.

If anyone was in or around the area at this time and saw or heard anything they are asked to contact Homicide detectives directly at 816-234-5043 or the TIPS Hotline anonymously at 816-474-TIPS there is a reward of up to $25,000 for information submitted anonymously to the TIPS hotline.

We are committed to assisting victims of violent crimes through use of Missouri’s Protection Program for Victims/Witnesses of Violent Crime. Funding for temporary, or even permanent relocation, may be available but is subject to pre-approval by the State’s administering agency.

We are working with Partners for Peace in all our homicide investigations to monitor risks for retaliation and provide social services to affected residents.


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