KC police ID man killed in beauty salon shooting - KCTV5 News


KC police ID man killed in beauty salon shooting

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Police said one person is dead and another has serious injuries after a shooting Friday.

The victim has been identified as 24-year-old Cody Brown, of Kansas City, MO.

The shooting happened about 7:37 p.m. at West 39th Street and Baltimore Avenue. Police Chief Darryl Forte said it happened inside a beauty salon that sits next to a barber shop.

Police said two men walked into the African Beauty Salon and approached a male and female customer. They shot Brown multiple times. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The woman was also shot, and she was taken to the hospital. She was last listed in stable condition.

The suspects ran from the scene on foot.

Many people came to the scene Friday to offer support when they heard the news.

The following morning, five to six people, who said they were part of a clean-up crew, were outside the business.

Anyone with information is urged to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.

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