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KCPD IDs homicide victim from early-morning shooting in 2400 block of Lister Avenue

Posted at 5:21 AM, Mar 28, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-28 16:35:05-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Missouri, police identified Joseph D. Corum as the victim in a deadly overnight shooting.

KCPD officers were called to a residence in the 2400 block of Lister Avenue around 2:30 a.m.

Upon arrival, they found a Corum — a 30-year-old white male from Kansas City, Missouri — inside the residence suffering from a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead a short time later.

Witnesses heard an argument in the front yard between the victim and suspect prior to the shooting, according to police.

However, there is no suspect description at this time. Anyone with information is urged to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).