1 dead, 1 in custody after Sunday shooting in the Northland

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Posted at 1:34 PM, Dec 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-19 17:11:00-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One man was killed after a Sunday afternoon shooting in a Kansas City, North, apartment.

Kansas City police said the homicide happened about 12:40 p.m. in the 2000 block of Northeast 49th Street.

Officers were sent to the apartment on a report of gunshots and found the victim inside the apartment.

On Thursday, police identified the victim as 33-year-old Patrick Burt.

One person was arrested at the scene, police said.

There was no word on what led to the homicide.

Anyone with information in the shooting is asked to contact the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477 (TIPS).