Kansas City, Kan., police are investigating a homicide after a man’s body was found in an industrial area near the Missouri River.
Officers responded shortly after 10:15 a.m. Friday to a report of a dead body in the 200 block of Donovan Avenue, near Fairfax Trafficway and East Quindaro Boulevard.
They found the body of a man in his early 20s, dead from an apparent gunshot wound.
Police did not immediately release the man’s name, pending positive identification and notification of family.
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Kansas City, Kan., detectives are investigating the case and asked anyone with information to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).
The homicide is the eighth killing reported in Kansas City, Kan., this year.