KCPD asking for help to identify person of interest in homicide case

Posted at 2:00 PM, Aug 31, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-31 17:09:00-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department is asking for help to identify a person of interest in the killing of 65-year-old Lawrence Jordan on Aug 23.

Police said the man has been seen frequently near East 27th Street between Benton Boulevard and Indiana Avenue.

The department is offering a $25,000 award for anyone who has any information.

Anyone with information on the man or the homicide should call 816-474-TIPS (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 41 Action News Homicide Tracker, which was launched in 2015.