KANSAS CITY, Mo. – Police are investigating Kansas City’s latest homicide that happened Monday night.
Around 9:45 p.m. officers were called to the 1800 block of E. 76th Terrace where they discovered a man’s body on the sidewalk.
Medical personnel arrived and pronounced the victim dead at the scene.
The victim is identified as 45-year-old Kevin Deardorff of KCMO.
At first detectives called this a suspicious death but during the course of the investigation, they changed it to a homicide.
This is the 37th homicide in Kansas City this year, which is two more than this time last year.
Police ask that anyone with any information to please call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.