Frisco Murder Could Be Related To Cash & Gold Business

FRISCO (KRLD) – The man gunned down in a residential neighborhood in Frisco may have been killed because of a business deal. Kenneth Andrews, 47, was found shot in the 7900 block of Gulf Street and was later pronounced dead at Centennial Medical Center.

Frisco Police Sgt. Adam Henderson says investigators believe Andrews was murdered over something connected to his cash exchange business.

“Initial investigation by our detectives has indicated that they believe it is an isolated incident involving the victim and possibly his dealings as a Cash-For-Gold Exchange merchant,” said Henderson.

Meanwhile, the man seen running away from the shooting, in the Preston Lakes subdivision, is still on the loose and that has some people concerned.

“There’s been a lot of apprehension about the individual who is suspected of doing this not being in custody,” said Sgt. Henderson, “and we want to let people know again we do believe it is a directed incident toward the victim and it is not random.”

After the shooting three nearby schools were temporarily put on lockdown, but there was no criminal activity or injuries at any location.

Sgt. Henderson is hoping the case will be solved quickly. “Our investigators are actively working the case [and] have many leads to follow-up with,” he said. “Again, we have many good leads and a lot of good information that we’re working with, so we’re very confident that we’ll be able to bring this to a very good resolution.”

Police also believe they have a good idea who the shooter was.


One Comment

  1. Becca says:

    As a student that was in the lock down and who has friends that live on that street i just want to say it is scary thinking that someone was shot…i really hope the police find the shooter. i also want to let people know who are assuming things please stop because you dont know the facts and how do u think it makes people who know him feel? just please stop.
    I really want to let the family know that you guys r in my prayers!
    God Bless

  2. jerry walls says:

    Wow! I am moving at the right time. killings and all kinda stuff going on. I hate the guy got killed, but Frisco Police dept is so busy worried about rumors going around about people when they should be patrolling the neighborhoods, and not staking out on a rumor and getting the FACTS…..Frisco’s finest

  3. rick04 says:

    Financial exchanges in a private setting is never a recomended way of doing business. Reminds me of drug deals in dark alleys. In the past a mans word was set on stone , now-a-days a mans word is enforced at the point of a gun.

  4. Jasper says:

    Why would you use the Lord’s name to praise the death of someone that you don’t even know was wicked? What an irresponsible thing to say. The victim has a family. And just because the man’s business was to buy gold for cash does not make him wicked?

  5. Phyllis says:

    My prayers are with Kens family , from Kens friends in Kansas city Mo. Ken will be greatly missed

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