Victim of Jan. 18 shooting in Kansas City, Missouri dies from their injuries

KCPD woman w/ info on 27th and prospect shooting
Posted at 10:54 AM, Jan 24, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-24 14:39:27-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department said that the victim of a Jan. 18 shooting at 27th Street and Prospect Avenue died from his injuries.

The victim, who was found with multiple gunshot wounds last Tuesday, was pronounced dead on Sunday.

In a release, KCPD said that the case is now being investigated as a homicide.

The victim has been identified as Ronnie Rhodes, 65.

Detectives are trying to identify a woman that may have information about the shooting.

"If you recognize her or have information that can help, please call Detective Scott Emery at 816-234-5219 or visit," a social media post from the department said.

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