Monday, June 8, 2009

Homicide in 3200 block of Agnes

On June 6, at approximately 11: 41 p.m., officers were called to investigate a shooting in the 3200 block of Agnes. When officers arrived they found a 52-year-old male suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. The male was transported to an area hospital, where he died from his wounds.

Family members heard what they believed to be gunshots coming from outside the residence when they called police. They found the victim lying in the driveway.

The victim has been positively identified as Ronald E. Whitley of Kansas City, Mo.

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