Unclaimed Bodies

The Jackson County Medical Examiner's Office is attempting to find any family or friends of the following individuals:   


Richard Burgess, a 38-year-old White male who was found at a hotel near the 6000 block of E 31st. St in Kansas City, MO.

Gigi Drew, a 51-year-old African American male who passed away at the 2700 block of Linwood Blvd. in Kansas City, MO.

e with any information regarding any of the above individuals, please contact the on-duty investigator at 816-881-6600.

The Jackson County Medical Examiner’s Office seeks the assistance of the public to help locate next of kin and/or friends to claim remains. Efforts are made to locate next of kin to claim the body, including posts on this website, comprehensive internet searches, and local law enforcement resources. If no responses are generated, the process of a county cremation will begin for Jackson County to take jurisdiction and begin county disposition procedures.

Contact Us

If you have any information or questions, please call 816-881-6600 and speak with an on-duty investigator.