Kansas City police identify man killed in shooting


KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police in Kansas City have identified a man fatally shot inside a home in the Ivanhoe Northeast neighborhood.

Derrick Williams, 45, died in the shooting that occurred around 2:45 p.m. near E. 36th and Olive streets, police said in a news release. Arriving officers found Williams in the home with gunshot wounds, and he was declared dead at the scene.

No arrests or suspects in the case were announced.

Police said Williams’ death marked the city’s 69th homicide this year, compared with 83 homicides in Kansas City by the same time last year.


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