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Man dies after stabbing near Elmwood Avenue, East 24th Street in Kansas City

Posted at 5:46 AM, Nov 10, 2023
and last updated 2023-11-10 13:07:34-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A man, identified as Bryan D. Hoover, 52, died after a stabbing near Elmwood Avenue and East 24th Street in Kansas City, Missouri, Friday morning.

Police were called to the scene on a stabbing shortly before 4:30 a.m. Friday.

Upon arrival, they discovered a man with stab wounds.

He was transported to an area hospital in critical condition.

He was pronounced dead a short time later.

Police say the initial investigation revealed the stabbing was apparently the result of an argument. No one is in custody at this time, and detectives are looking for a person of interest.

Anyone with any information is encouraged to call police.