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Reward increased in 2010 KCK homicide

Updated: 2014-01-15T15:06:02Z

The reward for information about the 2010 killing of a man in Kansas City, Kan., has been increased to $12,500.

Someone shot John Valdivia, 26, to death on Feb. 14, 2010, in the 1700 block of Richmond Avenue.

Valdivia’s mother recently added $2,500 to the existing reward of $10,000 for information leading to an arrest in the killing.

A taco dinner also is scheduled to raise additional money for the fund. The dinner is planned for noon to 6 p.m. on Feb. 8 at Guardian Angels Catholic Church, 1310 Westport Road.

Anyone with information about Valdivia’s killing is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.

Tony Rizzo, trizzo@kcstar.com

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