At about 12:47 p.m. March 31, a woman called 911 reporting her husband had been shot at 6407 Manchester. Upon arriving, officers were led to the body of a male on the second-floor breezeway of the apartment building. Police have identified the victim as 34-year-old Ahmed J. Johnson of Kansas City, Mo.
There are no suspects in custody at this time, and detectives ask anyone with information to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.
Mr. Johnson's killing is Kansas City's 28th homicide in 2009, compared to 24 at this date in 2008.