Police: Woman found shot in Kansas City street

Posted at 4:46 PM, Aug 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-02 16:57:52-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Police blocked off a residential street Wednesday afternoon after finding a woman shot in the street. 

Officers were called to the intersection of 50th and Chestnut just before 3:30 p.m. on a reported shooting. When officers arrived, they found a woman in her 40s with gunshot wounds. She was pronounced dead at the scene. 

On Thursday, police identified the victim as Bernice Brown, 43. Prosecutors charged 20-year-old Tyjuan K. Caldwell with second-degree murder in her death.