One killed in shooting at 24th and Quincy, police say

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Posted at 7:52 PM, May 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-14 15:52:24-04

KANSAS CITY, MO. — A 28-year-old man died in a shooting Monday night in Kansas City, Missouri, police said.

The shooting occurred around 7 p.m. at 24th and Quincy streets. The victim was found on a sidewalk and transported to an area hospital, where he died a short time later.

The victim was later identified as Damon Copes.

The shooting Monday was the 48th homicide of the year, compared with 44 homicides at this time in 2018.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the KCPD Homicide Unit at 816-234-5043 or the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS.

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