Today's Kansas City Playground Homicide Closes The Gap In Local Political Stat Game
The latest murder in Kansas City, Missouri murder once again reminds us that this town's rate of violence isn't a game:
KCPD: Woman's body found in playground at apartment complex in Kansas City, Mo.
"Someone called police around 8 a.m. Wednesday after they found the body at the Maple Hills Apartment Complex, 7000 Crabapple Lane, just off of Eastwood Trafficway between Interstate 435 and Blue Parkway. They found the victim under the equipment behind the complex. Authorities said she appears to have suffered blunt force trauma to the head."
The important thing to note here is that (unofficially) today's homicide is the 2nd this week and puts this town @ 32 murders so far compared with 36 at this time last year.
ONLY 4 MURDERS SHY OF LAST YEAR'S HOMICIDE RATE . . . IT'S GETTING HARDER TO ARGUE THAT KANSAS CITY IS MAKING MUCH PROGRESS IN THE FIGHT TO CURB THE LOCAL MURDER COUNT!!!
More in a bit . . .