Kansas City police: Man killed in East side shooting

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Police say a man was shot and killed Wednesday evening in Kansas City's first homicide of 2014.

Authorities were called out to the 4000 block of Harvard Circle just after 8 p.m. on a reported shooting.

The first officers on the scene spotted a male laying on the floor at the back of an apartment building, according to police. When reached, the victim appeared to be suffering from a gunshot wound and did not have a pulse.

Police were possibly looking for two suspects associated with the shooting, they said.

The victim has been identified as 40-year-old Jose Medellin.

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