KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Update | KCKPD identified the victim in this case as 19-year-old Johnnie Roades of Kansas City, Kansas.
Original story | One person died Tuesday night in Kansas City, Kansas, according to the Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department.
KCKPD said at around 6:20 p.m. officers were dispatched to the 3100 block of Cleveland Avenue on a report of a deceased individual.
Upon arrival, officers discovered a deceased man in his early 20s.
Neighbors reported hearing gunshots around 4:30 p.m.
KCKPD said due to the location of the body, under a tree in a grassy area, the victim was not discovered until a pedestrian walked through the area.
There is no suspect information at this time.