Police identify man found dead near Truman and Ewing, rule this a homicide

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — There is new information in a case police had previously referred to as a death investigation.

Police began their investigation after they found a body before 7 a.m., Tuesday, Aug. 7 near Truman Road and Ewing Avenue.

On Wednesday authorities identified that person as 26-year-old Justin Graham and announced that they are now investigating this as a homicide.

Police have not said whether they have made any arrests in this case.