Crime

KC police hear shots fired, find man dead outside home on Linwood Boulevard

A male victim was found dead near a home in the 3100 block of Linwood Boulevard in Kansas City early Saturday, June 23, 2018, police said in a news release. This is a Google Maps view of the area from March 2017.
A male victim was found dead near a home in the 3100 block of Linwood Boulevard in Kansas City early Saturday, June 23, 2018, police said in a news release. This is a Google Maps view of the area from March 2017. Google Maps

A 30-year-old man was found shot to death near a home in the 3100 block of East Linwood Boulevard early Saturday, Kansas City police said.

Police identified the victim as Justin Powell and said they are investigating his death as a homicide. They did not have a suspect description.

Police said officers nearby were patrolling the area before 1 a.m. when they heard gunshots.

Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.

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