Prairie Village police have arrested a suspect in the Saturday evening homicide

Prairie Village Shooting

On Saturday night, just after 6 p.m., Prairie Village police were dispatched to a life-threatening medical call at the Deauville Apartments near 75th Street and Mission Road.

PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan. — Prairie Village police responded to the Deauville Apartments near 75th Street and Mission Road on calls of a deceased white male inside his apartment.

When officers and the fire department arrived, the male was pronounced dead.

The victim has been identified as John Hoffman, 70, of Prairie Village, Kansas.

Hoffman suffered from multiple gunshot wounds.

As a result of their investigation police have identified and taken a suspect into custody.

The Prairie Village Investigations Division is investigating further.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is urged to contact the police department t 913-642-6868 or the TIPS Hotline at 916-474-8477.

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