Man found dead near 30th and Lafayette

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KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Kansas City, Kan., police were dispatched Wednesday morning, after a body was found in the 3000 block of Lafayette Avenue.

Police say the body was found in a yard at 30th and Lafayette around 5 a.m.

Officer Tom Tomasic says the cause of death and the victim’s identity are unknown, but there were no signs of foul play.

Police only described the victim as a black male.