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Police ID man killed Tuesday in 4100 block of Monroe Avenue

Posted at 4:51 PM, Jun 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-20 18:02:01-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One man died Tuesday after a shooting on Monroe Avenue near 41st Street, according to Kansas City, Missouri, police.

Officers found the man — identified Thursday by KCPD as 22-year-old Caprice Hardy of KCMO — around 4:15 p.m. He was pronounced dead a short time later.

Witnesses told police a gold SUV left the scene after the shooting.

Video from Skytracker, the 41 Action News helicopter, showed the victim deceased on the sidewalk. Police taped off a section of Monroe Avenue after the shooting.

Anyone with information in the shooting is asked to contact the Tips Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).