Reward increased for information on March homicide

Posted: 8:53 AM, Apr 12, 2018
Updated: 2018-04-12 13:52:58Z

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Kansas, police and the Greater KC Crime Stoppers TIPS Hotline are increasing the reward amount for information on a March homicide.

Twenty-year-old KC Alexander Gillespie was found shot to death inside his white Chevy Suburban, which had crashed into a tree, on March 11 around 1:30 p.m. The shooting and crash happened in the 6300 block of Tauromee in KCK.

Gillespie was from Edwardsville, Kansas.

Another $1,000 has been added to the existing reward, bringing the total up to a possible $3,000, depending on if the information provided leads to an arrest and/or charges.

Anyone with information is asked to submit it through Crime Stoppers by calling 816-474-TIPS (8477), electronically at , or through their app.