KSHB Assignment Editor Found Dead in KC

By Andrew Gauthier 

The Kansas City Star

A 30-year-old man who was found slain Tuesday night inside his Ruskin Heights home has been identified as Nick Dutcher, an assignment editor at KSHB-TV.

Newsroom officials became concerned when he did not show up for work Tuesday afternoon. They called police, who went to the residence in the 6900 block of 114th Street in south Kansas City.

Officers found Dutcher inside. The cause of death was not released and no details were available. More…