Monday, October 4, 2010

Man killed after bar fight identified

Officers were called at about 2:30 a.m. Oct. 2 to a disturbance outside a bar in the 1800 block of Grand. When the officers arrived, they found 20-year-old Jeremy A. Mott of Kansas City, Mo., dead in the passenger seat of a green Dodge Charger. The car was parked on the street. Detectives interviewed several witnesses and determined a fight inside the bar, Balanca's, spilled out into the street where the shooting happened. There is not any suspect information at this time. If you have any information, please call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (8477).

This is Kansas City's 83rd homicide of 2010, compared to 89 at this date in 2009 and 102 at this date in 2008.