A man is dead and a person of interest is in custody after an early-morning shooting Monday.

The shooting happened about 4 a.m. near 40th Street and Garfield Avenue. When officers arrived, they found a man who had been shot. He was declared dead at the scene.

A person of interest has been arrested.

Officers are continuing to investigate the scene. Focusing their attention on a large white truck.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the TIPS Hotline 816-474-TIPS.

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