Teen Killed in Overnight Shooting in Raytown

9:15 a.m. Update from MSHP Troop

Our DDCC Criminal Investigators are currently investigating a homicide in Raytown, MO. The victim has been identified as Makayla A. Brooks, 17, from Raytown. Anyone with info is asked to contact Trp A HQ, 816-622-0800 & ask for Sgt. Greg Martin. The investigation is ongoing.


Raytown MO- At about 1:06 a.m., Friday morning (October 5, 2018) Raytown Officers responded to the 5500 Block of Blue Ridge Boulevard in response to someone being shot.

Upon the officers’ arrival, they located a deceased teen girl inside the residence, with apparent gunshot wounds.

There were other people in the residence at the time of the shooting, who were not injured.

The Raytown Police Department Investigations Bureau and Missouri State Highway Patrol are investigating. No arrests have been made in relation to the incident.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the TIPS Hotline, 816-474-TIPS (8477.)

Report #18-2843