Homicide reported in 1300 block of Ray

Kansas City, Kansas, police detectives are investigating a homicide about 10 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 14, in the 1300 block of Ray Avenue.

When officers arrived at the address, after having been dispatched there, they discovered an adult male outside a residence, who was a victim of apparent gunfire, a police spokesman stated.

The victim was taken to a hospital, where he later died from his injuries, according to the spokesman.

The location of the homicide was near 13th and South Valley, near I-70 in Kansas City, Kansas.

The incident remains under investigation by the Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department’s Major Case Unit, the spokesman stated.

Anyone with information on this case was urged to call the Crime Stoppers TIPS hotline at 816-474-TIPS, according to police. All tips will remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward, the spokesman stated.