Homicide reported in 1400 block of Colorado

Posted September 12, 2012 at 2:17 pm

UPDATE: The victim has been identified as 36-year-old Jose Espino.

Northeast News
September 12, 2012

Kansas City police officers responded to a call regarding a shooting this morning in the 1400 block of Colorado.

When officers arrived, they located the shooting victim, an Hispanic male in his mid-thirties, with no signs of life. Shortly thereafter, the man was pronounced dead.

The victim was discovered in his truck by his wife, who called police.

No suspect description is available at this time. Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-8477.