Deputy Police Chief Steve Farnsworth confirmed one male dead inside a home at 809 East Jefferson Street in Kirksville.
The incident occurred at approximately 9:30 Tuesday.
A body was taken out of the residence and away from the scene by Adair County Coroner Brian Noe shortly after 11 p.m.
KPD is currently investigating the scene and will have more information tomorrow.
The victim’s identity has yet to be confirmed.
TMN will update with more information from local officials as it becomes available
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