Police are investigating the city's latest homicide on the city's east side.
A passer-by discovered a man shot outside shortly before 6:30 a.m. Wednesday near the intersection of East 61st Street and Jackson Avenue, in a neighborhood about one block east of Swope Parkway.
When police arrived on the scene they found a man face down in the grass. He was dead at the scene.
No arrests have been made.
This was the 70th homicide compared to 66 this time last year.
Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS.
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