KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Police Department is investigating a homicide in the 7500 block of east 117th Place late Monday night.
Police were called to the area on an ambulance call at about 11:45 p.m.
When officers and EMS got to the scene, they found a man who was having an “unknown medical event.”
The man was taken to the hospital where staff determined his injuries were consistent with a gunshot wound.
After several hours, the victim died from his injuries at the hospital.
Police are investigating the incident as a homicide and have a person in custody.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 816-234-5043 or the TIPS Hotline. A reward of up to $25,000 is available for information leading to an arrest.