KC police release identity of man fatally shot Thursday

A man who died after being shot Thursday afternoon in Kansas City was identified Friday as Jeremy Jamerson.

Jamerson, 26, was wounded about 4 p.m. Thursday in the 2800 block of Myrtle Avenue.

He was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead several hours later.

Kansas City police have not released any suspect information and ask anyone with information to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.