KCPD finds man dead in yard near 75th and Oakland

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A homicide investigation is underway Monday in Kansas City.

About 10:15 p.m. Sunday someone called 911 to report that they heard gunshots near 75th and Oakland.

When officers arrived at the scene they found a man dead in the front yard. It wasn't immediately clear how he died.

Police have not yet released the man's identity or a suspect description. If you have any information that can help police in their investigation call TIPS hotline anonymously at (816) 474-TIPS or the Homicide Unit directly at (816) 234-5043.

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