Man turns himself in to police in connection to homicide near 58th and Forest

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A man turned himself in to Kansas City police in connection to a homicide at 58th Street and Forest, officials said on Saturday.

KCPD spokesperson Darin Snapp said officers responded to a disturbance call at about 4 p.m. Friday at a home in the 5800 block of Forest.

When officers arrived, they found a man on the floor unresponsive. He was transported to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The victim was later identified as 46-year-old John McKenzie.

Witness say a black man fled the scene after the disturbance, Snapp said. After a search for the subject, police said that man turned himself in Saturday morning.

So far, no charges have been filed.