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Officers say they arrived on a shooting call around 11:30 p.m. Tuesday evening. (KCTV5)

Police in Kansas City are investigating a homicide that happened early Sunday morning in the 6100 block of Tracy.

Authorities say a man was dropped off at a local hospital shortly after midnight on Sunday.

After an investigation, police determined the man had been shot prior to his arrival at the hospital.

Hours after the victim arrived, police determined the chain of events that led to the man's death happened in on Tracy.

The victim was identified as 30-year-old Dajuan Alvarez.

Police are still processing evidence at the scene and are looking for find witnesses.

If you have information, contact the TIPS Hotline anonymously at 816-474-TIPS or the Homicide Unit at 816-234-5043.

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