KC police respond to crash, find person dead inside vehicle and bullet holes on outside

A crash in Kansas City early Monday morning quickly became a homicide investigation when police noticed bullet holes on the side of the crashed vehicle.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A single car crash in Kansas City, Mo., early Monday morning has turned into a homicide investigation.

Fire crews found a person dead inside a vehicle that crashed near Blue Parkway and East 50th Terrace just before 1 a.m. The vehicle did have bullet holes on the outside. Police identified the victim as 37-year-old Thomas Jones, a Kansas City, Mo., resident.

Police have not said whether Jones died from the crash or other circumstances.

If you have any information on this homicide, call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.