BELTON, Mo. — Police are investigating a suburban Kansas City shooting death as a homicide.

The Kansas City Star ( ) reports that the shooting happened about 5:40 p.m. Tuesday in Belton.

Police are looking for the driver of a red car that sped away from the scene. The victim’s name wasn’t immediately released.

Information from: The Kansas City Star,

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