Man killed during altercation at apartment near 29th, Prospect

Montgomery County deputies involved in officer involved shooting
Montgomery County deputies involved in officer involved shooting(MGN)
Published: Jul. 24, 2022 at 7:20 PM CDT
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) -- A man is dead following an altercation with a second individual Sunday night.

Police were called out to the area of the 2600 block of E. 29th Street on a report of a stabbing.

When they arrived on scene, they discovered a deceased individual inside the home.

While officers were called out on a stabbing, the cause of death is unknown at this time.

This is Kansas City’s fourth homicide this weekend and fourth in 26 hours.

“This weekend has been a high number of homicides,” Kansas City Police Department Sgt. Jake Becchina said. “It’s really unfortunate. People have been out enjoying the nice weather this evening. It’s really unfortunate. This was an apartment complex where people were gathered and having a nice evening. What appears to be the case is it stems from an argument and altercation.”