Man in his 20s dead following shooting at 27th and Mersington

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —  Kansas City police are investigating a shooting at 27th and Mersington that left one person dead early Friday morning.

The call came out just before 6 a.m.

Police say responding officers found one person in the street suffering from a gunshot wound. That victim later died from their injuries.

Police described the victim as a male in their 20s.

So far no one has been taken into custody and there is no suspect description.

Anyone with information regarding the homicide is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.