Man Shot Dead After TyingTo Force His Way Into White City Home

, Written by Travis Koch, Posted: Mon, August 20 2012 at 6:34 PM, Updated: Tue, August 21 2012 at 12:45 PM

Police say they started receiving phone calls from people in  in White City saying a man going door-to-door, was trying to force himself inside. He was eventually shot with a high caliber revolver and died in the front lawn of the home at 7898 Andrea Drive. According to neighbors, the man resides at the home with his daughter and grandson and was taken into custody by Jackson County Sheriff's Deputies for questioning. The deceased man has not been identified until next of kin are notified. The investigation continues and police will be looking for signs of drug or alcohol consumption.


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