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Man found shot to death in Clay County; authorities search for woman

Clay County homicide person of interest
Posted at 5:20 PM, Feb 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-02 18:20:45-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A man was found shot to death on Monday night in Clay County, and authorities are working to find a woman in connection with his death.

Clay County sheriff’s deputies responded around 9:10 p.m. to a "nature unknown" call in the 3600 block of Northeast Randolph Road in Kansas City, Missouri.

While officers were on their way to the home, the Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department received a 911 call about shots fired near Missouri 210 and Interstate 435.

Deputies found a male dead from an apparent gunshot wound, according to the sheriff’s office.

On Tuesday, authorities said they were working to identify a woman in connection with the homicide.

Anyone who recognizes the woman or her vehicle is asked to call the Clay County Sheriff’s Office at 816-407-3723 or the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline at 816-474-8477 (TIPS).

For jurisdictions that utilize the Greater Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline, anonymous tips can be made by calling 816-474-TIPS (8477), submitting the tip online or through the free mobile app at P3Tips.com.

Annual homicide details and data for the Kansas City area are available through the 41 Action News Homicide Tracker, which was launched in 2015. Read the 41 Action News Mug Shot Policy.