HOLY SMOKES!!! KANSAS CITY FAITHFUL SUSPECT ARSON AMONG VIOLENT NEIGHBORHOOD YOUNGSTERS IN THE AFTERMATH OF CHURCH BLAZE!!!
Community members suspect rampant Kansas City youth crime could have sparked the total loss of their Church on the Easts side.
Fox4 has the story: Members of a destroyed church say fire was no accident
Here are the most important deets:
"Members of the Miracle Temple Pentecostal Church on East 41st Street and Indiana mourned the loss of their beloved church after it caught fire just after midnight on Sunday.
"Many members of the congregation do not think the fire was an accident, but instead suspect arson as the cause of the overnight blaze.
“I want to know why, what happened, why they touch my auntie’s church and they shouldn’t been like that,” said Johnny Sherman, a long-time congregation member and family member of the church’s founder.
A nearby Church that's somewhat affiliated was burned as well . . . Here's the real money quote . . .
The source continues: “Kids around here doing this and they need to be punished for whatever they doing.”
And it's a tragic analogy but also worth noting that burned churches were once hateful hallmark of racist organizations but now blame is focused on members from within an urban core community in Kansas City.
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