KCKPD identifies victim in Friday shooting that left 1 dead

Posted at 10:19 AM, Oct 01, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-05 11:11:10-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo.  — The Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one person dead Friday morning.

KCKPD said that officers were dispatched at 7:30 a.m. to the 2100 block of North 33rd Street where they found an adult male dead from a gunshot wound, according to a release.

Police identified the victim Tuesday as 40-year-old Tyrelle Baker of KCK.

The KCKPD Major Case Unit is currently investigating the incident, and anyone with information about the incident should call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.

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.