Police on Friday identified a man shot to death Thursday in midtown Kansas City as 25-year-old Gary Wortham.
Wortham, of Kansas City, died at a hospital after he was shot about 4:40 p.m. Thursday near 34th and Central streets.
Witnesses told police that after they heard gunshots, they saw Wortham get out of a car and collapse on the ground. Two other males were seen getting out of the car and running south on Central. One was holding a handgun as he ran, one witness reported.
Police reported that they found a gun, a bag of white powder that appeared to be cocaine and cash on the ground outside of the car.
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Anyone with information about the killing is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.
Tony Rizzo, email@example.com