1 dead in shooting near East 35th Street and Montgall Avenue

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Posted at 7:53 AM, Jul 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-01 18:48:33-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One person died after a shooting early Monday near East 35th Street and Montgall Avenue in Kansas City, Missouri.

Police were called to the area after reports of shots fired just before 6 a.m.

When officers got there, they found a man on the sidewalk, dead of an apparent gunshot wound.

Officers on the scene told 41 Action News the victim is a man in his 40s.

Later Monday, police released a photo of a person of interest they wish to speak with in connection with the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call the homicide unit at 816-234-5043, or call in a tip anonymously through the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.