Man is found dead in Kansas City alley

11/19/2013 1:35 PM

11/19/2013 11:32 PM

Kansas City police are investigating the death of a man found in a Northeast area alley Tuesday morning as a homicide.

Police were called to the 400 block of Topping Avenue about 9 a.m. after homeless people reported seeing the body in the alley between Topping and Lawndale avenues. The man’s body showed signs of trauma, police said.

Investigators did not release his name or cause of death.

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

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