Police identify murder victim found in driveway as Kansas City teenager

KANSAS CITY, Missouri - Police have identified the person found dead in the driveway of a home Saturday morning as a Kansas City teenager.

Kansas City Police were called to the 300 block of Topping around 7:10 a.m. Saturday. When they arrived, they found Wilmer Perez, 17, of Kansas City, dead in a driveway.

The owners of the home said they heard explosions the night before, but thought it was fireworks associated with the holiday.

Police have not said how Perez died.

If you know anything about what happened, call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.

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