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Police seek suspect in fatal shooting at 81st and Troost

Posted: 11:59 AM, Jan 05, 2019
Updated: 2019-01-05 19:04:20-05
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Man killed outside gas station

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department released two photos of the suspect in a fatal shooting Friday night in south Kansas City.

Police said Airrin P. Scott, 23, was shot and killed during an argument outside a gas station around 8:30 p.m. in the 8000 block of Troost Ave.

Witnesses said Scott was shot after exiting the gas station and that the suspect, who also had been in the gas station, fled on foot.

KCPD detectives are following up on several leads and ask anyone with information about the incident or the subject pictured in the surveillance photos to please call the anonymous TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).