Kansas City has recorded its 126th homicide of the year, bringing the city within one killing of tying the record for the decade.

Police said they found the latest victim around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday while responding to reports of gunshots at an apartment complex. The victim was identified only as a 20-year-old man. The city’s homicide rates in the last six years have surpassed or neared the 100 mark. Last year, the city had 94 killings. The 127 killings in 2005 were the most for any year this decade.