Suspicious death investigation underway after woman found dead near 67th and Myrtle

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City Police are investigating a death Tuesday.

Police were dispatched at 8:57 a.m. upon reports of a “party down” near 67th and Myrtle.

Responding officers said the woman died before they arrived at the scene.

The woman’s body was found in a ditch near the entrance of Swope Park.

Police said they are investigating this as a suspicious death.

There is no information on who the woman is or what caused her death.

This is an ongoing story and will be updated when more information is available.

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