Man dies in shooting near 18th & Cleveland in KCK
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Police are investigating a homicide in KCK that took place Sunday night.
Police Chief Terry Zeigler tweeted around 10:30 p.m. that a life-threatening shooting had taken place near 18th & Cleveland.
Officers later confirmed the victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
They said he was in his yard when people began shooting in a nearby alley. He was struck and killed.
The man was reportedly with a friend who witnessed the incident.
Police identified the victim Monday afternoon as 56-year-old Michael Dickerson, of Kansas City, Kan.
Anyone with information on this incident is urged to call the TIPS hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.