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Raytown police find man shot in the 7700 block of Raytown Road

A man found shot Monday morning in Raytown later died at a hospital.
A man found shot Monday morning in Raytown later died at a hospital.

Raytown police are investigating the Monday morning fatal shooting of a man.

Police said they were called about 8:15 a.m. Monday to the 7700 block of Raytown Road after someone reported hearing the sound of shots fired.

When they arrived, officers found an unconscious man with an apparent gunshot wound.

The man was taken to a hospital, where he died of his injuries. His identity will not be released until family is contacted, police said.

The incident is under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).

Tony Rizzo: 816-234-4435, @trizzkc

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