For Immediate Release
March 7, 2022
A 21-year-old Kansas City man has been charged in connection with the fatal shooting and the wounding of another person in the area of 29th and Montgall Avenue in Kansas City, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced today.
Brandon K. Bowman, dob: 7/10/2000, faces felony charges of Murder 2nd Degree, Assault 1st Degree, Unlawful Use of a Weapon and three counts of Armed Criminal Action.*
According to court records, Kansas City police were dispatched to the area of 27th and Brooklyn Avenue on a reporting shooting on March 6, 2022. A victim of the shooting told police that she and her friend had been shot by a person named "Brandon." Officers arrived on scene and found two female victims. One was transported to St. Luke's Hospital and the other was transported to Truman Medical Center and was later confirmed deceased. She was identified as Solana Sagun, Police reviewed surveillance video of the defendant exiting his residence with a firearm drawn and firing on the victim’s vehicle. The surviving victim told police she had driven to the defendant's residence because her friend wanted to get her phone charger from the defendant.
Prosecutors requested a $100,000 cash bond.
For more information, contact:
Director of Communication
Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office
Jean Peters Baker, Prosecutor
Work : (816) 881-3812
Mobile : (816) 674-3954
*Charges are only accusations and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until the defendant is either found guilty or has pleaded guilty.