KCPD investigating overnight homicide at 13th and Paseo

Posted at 3:59 AM, Dec 29, 2021
and last updated 2021-12-30 22:13:19-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Missouri, police are investigating a homicide near East13th Street and The Paseo.

Officers were initially called to the area of East Truman Road and Brooklyn Avenue around 2:30 a.m. for a reported shooting.

Police canvassed the area and found a vehicle at East 13th Street and The Paseo with a gunshot victim inside.

Dennis Hyman, 40, was declared deceased.

Southbound Paseo Boulevard was closed for several hours for the investigation.

It is the city's 158th homicide of the year.

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