One man dies in shooting near 35th and Olive in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One man has died Friday night after a shooting in Kansas City.

Police said the deadly shooting happened near 35th and Olive just after 8:30 p.m. Neighbors said they heard multiple shots, according to police.

KCPD spokesman Darin Snapp said officers were in the area at the time and heard the gunshots. When they got to the scene, the found the man injured in the street.

The man was initially taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries, but he later died from his injuries. The victim has been identified as 27-year-old Maurice Jennings.

Details about what led up to the shooting were not immediately available.

This is the 42nd homicide in Kansas City this year, police said.

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