Police Department

Homicide Investigation on E. 43rd Street

At 10:34 AM today, Independence Police Officers were dispatched to a Burglary at a home in the 12500 block of E. 43rd Street. Upon their arrival, they saw that someone had forced entry into the residence and a deceased subject was located inside. The incident is being investigated as a homicide. Additional information is expected to be released when it becomes available.

Detectives are seeking any information from witnesses to this crime. If you have any information for detectives please call the tips hotline at (816) 474-TIPS, IPD tips at (816) 325-7777 or email leads@indepmo.org.