Jul 31, 2021 8:00 PM

Kansas police investigating deaths of 4 adults over 2 days

Posted Jul 31, 2021 8:00 PM

KANSAS CITY —Law enforcement authorities are investigating a series of homicides in Kansas City, Kansas.

Just after 11p.m. Friday, police responded to the area of 72nd and Splitlog Circle and found a man in his mid to late 30s in the backyard of a home, according to a media release. He had died from an apparent gunshot wound. 

On Thursday, police reported investigating a fatal, early-morning shooting of a man in his 40s in the 1100 Block of Freeman Avenue in Kansas City, Kansas. They also found two adults deceased in the Cambridge at River Oaks apartment during a welfare check.

Police have not reported an arrest in these cases.