Police have identified a man found fatally wounded in a shooting Monday evening as Darrick J. Jackson, 40, of Kansas City.
Officers investigating reports of shots being fired found Jackson about 6:30 p.m. Monday in a wooded area in the 4100 block of Garfield Avenue.
Jackson had been shot. Officers performed first aid until emergency medical personnel arrived. He was taken to a hospital where he later died from his injuries.
Police had no suspect information to release.