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KCPD investigate homicide at East Ninth Street, Prospect Avenue

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Posted at 5:52 PM, Mar 01, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-01 20:44:22-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — UPDATE 7:37 p.m. | Police said that officers responded to a reported shooting at Xpress Mart, 2519 East Ninth Street.

Officers located an unresponsive male outside of the location, "who was apparently shot," according to police.

Crime scene investigators and detectives are gathering information and speaking with witnesses. Anyone with information is asked to contact the homicide unit at 816-234-5043 or the anonymous TIPS hotline at 816-474-8477. Police are offering up to a $25,000 cash reward for information that leads to an arrest.

ORIGINAL STORY | Kansas City, Missouri, police are investigating a homicide that occurred Sunday afternoon.

Police responded to a shots fired call around 4:23 p.m. at East Ninth Street and Prospect Avenue.

Dispatch confirmed that there was one male victim at the scene.

The man was transported to a hospital, where he died.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.