Man shot, killed at 40th and Garfield in KCMO

Person of interest in custody

KANSAS CITY, Mo - A man was shot and killed at 40th and Garfield just before 4:00 a.m. Monday.

Police said they have a person of interest in custody.

Officers were originally called to the location on reports of a shooting.

Police officers on scene confirmed the victim died at the scene. KCPD later identified the victim as Craig Tonkinson, 40. 

Police spokesperson Capt. Lionel Colon said an argument or altercation of some kind preceded the shooting.

An investigation is underway.

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