Homicide Victim
Kansas City, Missouri
June 29, 2020

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Date(s) of Birth Used January 30, 2016
Place of Birth Kansas City, Missouri
Sex Male
Race Black
Nationality American


The FBI is offering a reward of up to $25,000 for information leading to the identification and arrest of the individual(s) responsible for the homicide of LeGend Taliferro.


The FBI’s Kansas City Field Office and the Kansas City Missouri Police Department are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the individual(s) responsible for the death of LeGend Taliferro.


On the morning of June 29, 2020, Kansas City Missouri police officers were dispatched to a reported shooting at a residence in Kansas City, Missouri. When police arrived on scene, they found four-year-old LeGend Taliferro had been struck by gunfire while he was asleep inside his home. LeGend was transported by his father to a local hospital where he died as a result of his injuries.


This case is being investigated as part of the Department of Justice's Operation Legend, a coordinated federal and local law enforcement initiative to fight violent crime.


Submit a Tip:

Anyone with information is encouraged to call the FBI Kansas City Office at (816) 512-8200, the FBI tip line at 1-800-CALL-FBI, or the Kansas City Crime Stoppers Tips Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS. You can also report information online at tips.fbi.gov, or contact your local FBI office, or the nearest American Embassy or Consulate.

Field Office: Kansas City

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