1 dead in Saturday afternoon KCMO shooting

Posted at 3:23 PM, Oct 16, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-18 17:12:07-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Update | KCPD identified the victim in this case as 47-year-old Andre M. Green.

The department said it has identified a person of interest.

Original story | The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting Saturday afternoon in the 4500 block of Chestnut.

The incident happened around 3 p.m.

Officers in the area notified dispatch they heard gunshots around 46th and Benton, according to KCPD.

Shortly after, dispatch received a shooting call from the 4500 block of Chesnut.

When officers arrived, the reporting party alerted them that someone had been shot inside of a residence.

Upon entry to the residence, officers located a deceased adult male who had been shot, police said.

There is no suspect information at this time.

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