Saturday, October 13, 2012

KCKPD investigating Parallel Parkway homicide

The Kansas City, Kan., Police Department is investigating a homicide in the area of 43rd and Parallel Parkway.

At around noon on Saturday, the department responded to a shots fired call at the location. When arriving, police discovered an individual who was shot.

The victim was taken to a local hospital, where he later died.

Police describe the man as a "black male in his 30's." However, no identification will be released until the family is notified.

Officers are asking the public for help on the case.

If you have information, call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS.