FIRST KANSAS CITY 2014 HOMICIDE!!!
An East side dude in his 20s is the first Kansas City murder victim of the 2014 New Year.
KICK-ASS TKC readers called it first . . .
Check the ensuing links:
KMBC: Shooting in east KC leaves 1 dead
KSHB: Police: Man killed in East side shooting
Related from NBC Action News: The new year is bittersweet for the families of Kansas City's 106 homicide victims of 2013. More than forty of the crimes go unanswered into 2014.
Social media update from Chief Forte:
"I'm confident this homicide will be solved. Community involvement is a key ingredient to preventing/solving most crimes."
And so we're already starting this year on the wrong note as the murder count remains constant in Kansas City.
Developing . . .