Police identify victim in deadly shooting

Police identified the victim Tuesday as Mack Jenkins.

Posted: Aug. 7, 2018 10:10 AM
Updated: Aug. 7, 2018 10:12 AM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) St. Joseph police continue to look for leads in a shooting that left a 29-year-old man dead.

Police identified the victim Tuesday as Mack Jenkins.

Officers responded at around 6:30 p.m. Monday to a report of shots fired near 10th and Henry. When they arrived they found Jenkins with a gunshot wound. A second victim, identified as a 23-year-old man, was also shot and taken to the hospital.

No one has been taken into custody.

Investigators are asking anyone with information to call the TIPS Hotline at (816) 238-TIPS.

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