KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department is investigating a suspicious death.
Officers were called to East 60th Street and Prospect Avenue around 3:30 a.m. Friday for a welfare call because a man appeared unresponsive.
Detectives investigating suspicious death at 60th and Prospect. No further details available. Please call 816-474-TIPS with information. @kcmo @JacksonCountyMO @kcpolice @JCSheriffOffice pic.twitter.com/8lNHua4jEq
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Jeffrey L. Phillips, 60, was found unresponsive in the parking lot of a closed business. Homicide detectives were called to investigate.
The death is being investigated as a homicide at this time and crews are processing the scene for evidence and canvassing for witnesses.
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 P3Tips.com.