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Two shooting victims become KC’s 88th and 89th homicides

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police say they do not have a suspect description in a late night shooting that killed a man Thursday night at about 9:30 p.m., near 35th and Askew. When officers got to the scene, they found a victim dead in the street. Police identified that victim as 19-year-old Brezelious Shackelford.

Police are also investigating another deadly shooting that happened at about 9:00 p.m., at 11th and Benton. That victim also died.

The two deaths are the 88th and 89th homicides in Kansas City, Mo., this year.

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