Kansas City police identified a woman killed in a shooting discovered early Wednesday as Natasha M. Lewis, 34, of Kansas City.
Her body was found inside a friend’s house in the 3800 block of East 59th Street about 12:10 a.m., after the friend returned home. The friend saw her front door was open and called 911 on a possible burglary. Officers found the body. Lewis did not live with the friend but apparently was visiting.
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Kentucky authorities charged Lewis earlier this year with driving under the influence with her 4-year-old child unrestrained in her back seat. Media reports in Kentucky said she was clocked by a trooper at 110 mph. Lewis recently was released from jail, police said.
She was questioned as a witness after a recent shooting in Grandview that wounded a man, police said.
Homicide investigators did not release any motive or suspect information Wednesday.