Police investigate homicide in west Springfield, Mo.

(WAVE 3 News)
Updated: May. 17, 2021 at 8:25 PM CDT
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SPRINGFIELD, Mo. (KY3) - Police are investigating the death of a man in west Springfield as a homicide.

Police identified the victim as James R. Kenney, 41, of Springfield.

Investigators responded to the home in the 3200 block of West Page shortly after midnight Monday for a well-being check. Officers found Kenney dead from gunshot wounds.

Police do not have a shooter identified at this time. Detectives ask anyone who has information about this incident to contact the Springfield Police Department at 417-864-1810 or make an anonymous call to Crime Stoppers at 417-869-TIPS (8477).

This incident marks the ninth homicide for 2021.

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