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Kansas City police investigate homicide early Thanksgiving morning

Posted at 4:08 AM, Nov 24, 2022

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Missouri, police responded to the scene of a fatal shooting near east 84th and Olive Streets early Thanksgiving morning.

Officers were called to the scene just after 2:00 a.m. and were directed to an adult male shooting victim in front of a residence unresponsive.

Emergency response crews later said the man died on the scene.

There were several people at the location when officers arrived, and detectives are talking with them to get a better idea of what led up to the shooting.

Detectives and crime scene investigators are canvassing for witnesses and processing the scene for evidence.