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Police identify 36-year-old Harrisonville man found dead near 16th and Lister

Police are investigating a homicide Monday, July 9, 2018 near 16th and Lister.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City, Mo., police are investigating a homicide that occurred  Monday near 16th and Lister.

The dispatcher said they initially dispatched officers after someone reported a shooting in that area around 4 a.m. When officers arrived on the scene, they found 36-year-old Derrick W. Harris of Harrisonville dead in the backyard.

Police have not released any suspect information.

Anyone with information that could help police in their investigation is asked to call (816) 474-TIPS.

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Police are investigating a homicide Monday, July 9, 2018 near 16th and Lister.

Police are investigating a homicide Monday, July 9, 2018 near 16th and Lister.