KCPD investigating fatal shooting on Lydia Avenue

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Posted at 6:25 PM, Apr 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-23 14:10:27-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A man was found dead from an apparent gunshot wound Sunday inside a vehicle in the 200 block of Lydia Avenue in Kansas City, MIssouri.

Neighbors noticed a man, who police said is in his 20s or 30s, unresponsive in a silver SUV parked on the street and called police shortly before 5:15 p.m.

He was later identified as 39-year-old Delano Brown.

When KCPD officers arrived, the shooting victim was pronounced dead. Police initially termed the death suspicious at the scene, but called it a homicide investigation in the official release.

Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).