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Man dies in shooting Tuesday afternoon in 4900 block of Heritage Avenue in KCMO

4900 block of Heritage Avenue homicide
Posted at 5:09 PM, Nov 28, 2023
and last updated 2023-12-06 18:18:14-05

UPDATE, Nov. 30 | Police Thursday identified the victim as Jayden D. James, 21.

ORIGINAL REPORT | A man died in a shooting in Kansas City, Missouri, on Tuesday evening, police said.

Officers responded to the 4900 block of Heritage Avenue about 4 p.m. on reports of a shooting.

Responding officers located the man lying in the front yard of a home and suffering from gunshot wounds. He died at scene.

There's no word on what led to the violence, but police said a person of interest was in custody.