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Man dies in shooting early Saturday morning in downtown Kansas City

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Posted at 5:29 AM, Jun 03, 2023
and last updated 2023-06-15 10:11:09-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A 46-year-old man died in a shooting early Saturday morning in Kansas City, Missouri.

KCPD officers responded to reports of a shooting around 1:30 a.m. near East 16th Street and Grand Boulevard.

When they arrived, officers were directed to a parking lot between 1610 and 1614 Grand, where they located a man later identified as Jason Boggs who had been shot.

Boggs was transported to an area hospital, where he later died.

Witnesses told police they heard gunfire and later saw Boggs down.

No suspect information or word on what led to the violence is available.