From Christine Vendel: Kansas City police today identified a man shot to death in his home Saturday as Jamie D. Johnson, 33. Homicide Sgt. David Bernard said it appears someone kicked in Johnson’s door in the 8600 block of Bristol Avenue and shot him in his living room. Police don’t know a motive.
Bernard said Johnson’s home was sparsely furnished. It was unknown whether the killer took anything.
A friend who couldn’t reach Johnson went to his home and found his body about 9:30 a.m. Saturday. She called police about an hour later. Police believe Johnson was killed Saturday morning.