The Metro Squad has been assembled in Belton to investigate the homicide of a 37-year-old Belton man that may have been the result of a road rage dispute.
Benjamin Friend was shot and killed about 5:40 p.m. Tuesday near Prospect Avenue and Missouri 150 in Belton.
Police are looking for the driver of a red sports car with black wheels and possibly tinted windows that sped away from the scene and a white work van with a ladder rack and ladder on top.
Investigators would like to talk to anyone who might have seen anything suspicious on Missouri 150 between Missouri 291 and Prospect between 5 p.m. and 5:45 p.m. Tuesday.
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The incident may have been the result of road rage, police said.