TKC BREAKING AND EXCLUSIVE NEWS!!! KANSAS CITY SOUL FOOD FEST STAYS LOSING!!! DEADLY SHOOTING REPORTED @ 18TH AND VINE COOKOUT!!!
FIRST news here @ TKC . . .
WE'RE JUST GETTING CONFIRMED NEWS OF A DEADLY SHOOTING @ LAST NIGHT'S KANSAS CITY SOUL FOOD FEST!!!
Check a loud promo for the event that seems upbeat despite the tragic outcome of the event.
KICK-ASS TKC TIPSTERS report first . . .
"During the let out of the soul festival at 18th and Wine a shooting happened that resulted in the death of one person at Truman and Woodland."
More social media confirmation of violence at the event . . .
"SMH IM SO DISAPPOINTED AND ANGRY RIGHT NOW! WE ALMOST HAD A PEACEFUL DAY AT THE SOUL FOOD FEST TODAY... CHILLIN PROUD OF THE GOOD DAY WE HAD IN KC AND THIS HAPPENS SMH I HEAR ANOTHER BLACK BROTHA LOSE HIS LIFE LESS THAN A BLOCK FROM WHERE I WAS STANDING! THIS HURTS ME SO MUCH I JUST SEEN THIS YOUNG MAN LAID OUT LIFELESS ! RIP"
Sadly, this isn't a call for social justice but simply a confirmation that even a cookout in Kansas City can end in bloodshed.
UPDATED . . . Here is an expert opinion from a Kansas City Insider who shares an alternative view on this situation:
"Hey T. That shooting this morning on 15th street had nothing to do with the soul food festival. The guy involved was not even at the festival."
Developing . . .