Man found shot to death in midtown street

A man was shot to death early Sunday morning on Armour Boulevard just east of Main Street.

Kansas City police said the victim was found lying in the street outside an SUV when they arrived shortly before 3 a.m. Sunday. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene.

Crime scene investigators were still on the scene this morning and witnesses were being questioned at police headquarters.

A passenger in the SUV told police that the victim was driving, but told police he didn’t see who shot him. The SUV and a black Chevrolet Corvette at the scene were being processed by investigators.

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

| Tony Rizzo, The Star