BELTON, Mo. – Just after midnight Saturday morning, Belton Police were called to the three hundred block of Grand St on a reported shooting.

Upon their arrival, they found a male subject with a gunshot wound in critical condition. The victim, a 38 year old male, was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead. The victim’s identity will not be released pending notification of relatives.

Belton Police are investigating and ask that anyone with information contact them at (816) 331-5522 or the TIPS HOTLINE at (816) 474-TIPS