Kansas City police on Wednesday identified the final homicide victim of 2012 as Ottis Perry Jr.”>Ottis Perry Jr., 28.
Police believe Perry was shot while on his way to meet someone about 12:15 p.m. Monday. Officers found his body in the snow in the 1700 block of Missouri Avenue.
He lived at an apartment complex there with his wife and three children. He apparently fired a gun during the encounter, police said.
No witnesses have come forward, but police plan to distribute fliers at the complex this week to find possible witnesses. Children were outside playing in the newly fallen snow when the shooting occurred, police said.
Anyone with information should call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (474-8477).
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