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1 man killed, 1 person detained after shooting death in KCK

One man shot, one detained in KCK
Posted at 12:14 PM, May 03, 2024

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Kansas, police are searching for a possible suspect after a man was shot and killed late Friday morning.

Officers were called to a shooting around 10:30 a.m. in the 2500 block of Alden Street.

Upon arrival, they discovered an adult male with gunshot wounds outside a residence.

Kenton Williams, 45, of KCK, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said the preliminary investigation indicated the shooting occurred after an altercation. Investigators questioned one person in connection to the shooting, but another person fled the scene.

A helicopter was called in to help in the search.

Anyone with any information is encouraged to call police.