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Police identify man killed in Kansas City shooting

November 2, 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Police in Kansas City have identified a man shot to death in a northeastern city street.

Police said Saturday in a news release that the victim has been identified as 58-year-old Mark Broome.

Police say officers were called to the area just after 4 a.m. Saturday and found Broome lying dead in the street. Police later determined he had been shot to death and said a homicide investigation had begun.

Police were still seeking a suspect and had not announced any arrests by late Saturday afternoon.

The Kansas City Star says Broome’s death is the city’s 124th homicide this year.