KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City, Mo., police shot and killed a suspect in connection to an overnight theft.
He has been identified by police as 24-year-old Ryan L. Stokes.
Police were called to the area of 13th and Grand around 3 a.m. Sunday.
When officers found Stokes, he ran off. When officers were able to catch up with him, he showed a gun to officers.
"When he failed to drop it after being ordered to do so by an officer, that officer shot him," a news release said.
Stokes was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
No other information was immediately available by police.