KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police are investigating a homicide Tuesday afternoon on the city’s east side.

Police said officers were called to East 12th Street and Hardesty Avenue just before 4 p.m. A woman was found deceased. This is the city’s 38th homicide of 2022, according to KCPD crime statistics.

Details about what led up to the shooting were not immediately available, but police continue to investigate. FOX4 has a crew headed to the scene and will update this story as we learn more.

Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477. All tips are anonymous.

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