16-year-old who was found dead in yard is identified

Kansas City police have identified a man found dead in a yard this weekend.

Romar Phillips, 16, was found in a yard in the 2600 block of Poplar Avenue. Authorities did not say where he lived, or how he died.

Police are investigating. Anyone with information is asked to call Police or the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.