Police identify man who was found dead from apparent gunshot wound near 12th and Fuller

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — What began as a medical call for police turned into a homicide investigation Tuesday night in Kansas City.

KC police said officers were called to the area of 12th Street and Fuller around 9 p.m. Tuesday on a medical nature unknown call. When officers arrived, they found a man on the side of the road with no signs of life.

KCPD spokesman Darrin Snapp said the man’s death appears to be from a gunshot wound.

The victim has been identified as Aaron Brake, 30, of Ottawa.

Police do not have any suspect information at this time. They are asking anyone with information to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.