FBI assisting KCPD to locate a fugitive wanted on murder charges

Posted at 12:43 PM, Sep 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-17 13:43:16-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The FBI was asked to assist the Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department to help locate a wanted fugitive charged with second-degree murder and armed criminal action in Jackson County.

Damon Lee, 23, was charged in connection to a homicide that occurred on April 3, 2021, at an apartment complex on 6010 Highland Ave, according to a release from the FBI.

A poster can be found on the FBI's website, and billboards will begin running at midnight on Monday at 1-35 and Roe, I-35/I-29 and Armour Blvd. and I-435 and K32.

The FBI said anyone with information on Lee should call the Tips Hotline at 816-474-TIPS.

For jurisdictions that utilize the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline, anonymous tips can be made by calling 816-474-TIPS (8477), submitting the tip online or through the free mobile app at

Annual homicide details and data for the Kansas City area are available through the KSHB 41 News Homicide Tracker, which was launched in 2015. Read the KSHB 41 News Mug Shot Policy.