KCPD identifies 29-year-old man found shot to death near 43rd and Troost

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- One person is dead following a shooting in Kansas City early Friday.

It happened shortly after 2 a.m. near 43rd and Troost.

Police said several peopled called 911 to report hearing shots fired. When police arrived, they found 29-year-old Tyrone C. Birdwell dead on the street.

Kansas City police officers have not said what led up to the shooting or released a suspect description.

If you have any information that can help police solve this case, call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.