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KCPD investigating homicide near 8000 block of Euclid

Posted at 11:55 PM, Mar 04, 2023
and last updated 2023-03-05 16:01:15-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department is investigating a homicide near the 8000 block of Euclid Avenue.

Around 9:45 p.m. Saturday, officers were called to the area on a report of gunshots.

An adult male victim, identified as 60-year-old Glen A. Vassie, was found with injuries near the rear of a residence, per KCPD

Vassie was transported to an area hospital, where he succumbed to his injuries.

A subject of interest is in custody.

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