UPDATE: Marion Denmon was the cousin of University of Missouri-Columbia basketball player Marcus Denmon, according to KSHB Channel 41.
Kansas City, Missouri, is one homicide away from topping 100 after Marion Denmon was killed in a crossfire between two vehicles.
Kansas City police give this account: On December 3, Denmon and another man were driving near Cleaver II and Elmwood around 2:19 a.m. when they were caught between two vehicles engaged in a rolling gun battle. Denmon was shot and taken to a local hospital, where he died from his wounds around noon on Tuesday.
Denmon was 20 years old.
If you have information about Denmon's death, call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477 or the KCPD's Homicide Unit at 816-234-5043.