KANSAS CITY 2013 HOMICIDE #67 TODAY!!!
Tragic news of another victim of deadly Kansas City gunfire today.
Unofficially, this is Kansas City homicide #67 so far this year compared with 61 at this time last year.
Accordingly . . .
RIGHT NOW KANSAS CITY'S HOMICIDE COUNT IS AS HIGH OR HIGHER THAN IT HAS BEEN FOR THE PAST THREE YEARS!!! THIS FACT NEEDS TO REALIZED IN DISCUSSIONS OF SO-CALLED "PROGRESS" MANY GROUPS CLAIM IN PREVENTING LOCAL MURDERS!!!
Report . . .
On 8-12-2013 at 12:42 pm officers were dispatched to the 3800 block of east 59th Street on a reported ambulance call. Upon arrival officers contacted residents who said they found the victim, described only as a black male, laying along their fence line. The victim appeared to be suffering from apparent gun shot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene. Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline 816-474-8477
KMBC: Body found near 59th and Swope, homicide investigation underway
Fox4: KC police investigating homicide
KSHB: Body found at 59th and Swope Parkway