Man dead, another in custody following shooting in Lee’s Summit


LEE’S SUMMIT, Mo. — Lee’s Summit police are investigating a homicide that happened Sunday night in the 2200 block of SW Burningwood Drive.

Officers were called to the scene at about 9:30 p.m. on reports of a disturbance, but found a man in the driveway suffering from a gunshot wound when they arrived.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene and has been identified as 24-year-old Brian S. Salinas, of Leawood.

A man was taken in to custody in regards to the deadly shooting.

Police are still investigating what led to the shooting, but have concluded that the two knew each other.

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