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Man dies after shooting at 53rd Street and Swope Parkway

Posted: 4:56 PM, Mar 14, 2019
Updated: 2019-03-14 22:48:38Z
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53rd and Swope Parkway homicide

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One man died after a shooting early Thursday morning in Kansas City, Missouri, police said.

Police responded to gunshots around 12:10 a.m. in the 5300 block of Swope Parkway. A man was found there with multiple gunshot wounds.

He was transported to an area hospital in critical condition and later died, police said.

The victim was identified as 29-year-old Deron Ross.

Police said they are trying to identify two people who may have information about the shooting.

Anyone who recognizes them is asked to contact the KCPD Homicide Unit at 816-234-5043 or the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.