KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City, Missouri Police Department is on the scene of a shooting Tuesday night that left one person dead.

The shooting was reported just after 8:30 a.m. near Independence Avenue and Ditman Avenue, just east of I-435.

When officers arrived on scene they located a man who had been shot. The victim was unresponsive and pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said an altercation may have occurred before the shooting.

No suspects have been arrested at this time.

This is being investigated as a homicide.

Anyone with information can call the TIPS Hotline at (816)474-8477.