Father gunned down in front of 10-year-old daughter in MO parking lot

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Source:   —  April 07, 2016, at 11:29 AM

Jake Brantner, thirty-nine, was shot in killed in a Raytown shopping middle parking lot Sun at about 8:30 p.

A MO man was shot and killed in front of his 10-year-old daughter earlier this week and police said Wednesday they necessity the public’s assistance to fill-in the lost pieces in the case.

Jake Brantner, thirty-nine, was shot in killed in a Raytown shopping middle parking lot Sun at about 8:30 p. m., according to Fox four KC. KS City police said there were plenty of people who witnessed what happened, but so distant there have only been three calls to the TIPS hotline.

One witness said that Brantner’s 10-year-old daughter was in the car when he was shot nearby.

"There was a tiny girl sitting in the passenger seat crying and a man exterior the car... exterior the car bleeding," an unidentified witness told Fox four KC. She said she didn’t wish to be identified because the gunman hasn’t been arrested.

She said she was in the parking lot when she heard several gunshots. She told the Sta that she drove over to where the shots came from and found the man and the child.

“I asked her to unroll the window and she did. I asked if she was ok, she was, she was asking for her dad. I didn`t wish to declare anything about her dad because from where she was sitting I didn`t think she could look him lying there," the witness said.

Friends of Brantner told KCTV that the incident was likely a Craigslist deal gone wrong. Brantner was reportedly in the parking lot to sell someone a handgun, but police haven’t confirmed that information.

Daniel Holdcroft, a long-time companion of Brantner, told the Sta he was a family man and famous in the racing community. He said Brantner took a buyout from Common Motors to start his own body shop that specialized in race car fabrication.

Police haven't released any description of the alleged gunman and are urging anyone with information to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS.

Click for more from Fox four KC.

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