A 34-year-old Kansas City man has been charged in connection with a shooting Monday of a man in the 4900 block of East Linwood, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced today.
Brian E. McKinzey, dob: 2/4/1982, faces Assault in the First Degree and Armed Criminal Action charges.*
According to court records, the victim identified his shooter as a man known as “B” and he was still inside the residence. Police found the defendant hiding in the residence and he was taken into custody. Inside, police also found shell casings and a mattress that appeared to be stained in blood. The defendant couldn’t explain the blood on his hands and face.
Prosecutors have requested a bond of $100,000.
*Charges are only accusations and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until the defendant is either found guilty or has pleaded.