Death of 20-year-old KC man classified as homicide

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —  Police are investigating after a body was discovered Sunday morning in Kansas City.

Officers were called to the 2200 block of Chelsea Avenue around 9:30 a.m., in regard to a body.

Upon arrival an adult male was located deceased in the grass. Police identified the victim as 20-year-old Bladimir Berzunza, and on Tuesday classified the death as a homicide.

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