Brief rundown of the top local crime & punishment stories this afternoon. Take a peek at our diverse coalition of Kansas City crime news:
Kansas City Connection To Illegal Alien Suicide In Custody Of La Migra
A Saturday vigil is planned for a Panamanian man who grew up in Kansas City but died while in ICE custody this month. Jean Jiménez-Joseph, 27, was in solitary confinement at Stewart Detention Center, in Lumpkin, Georgia, when he committed suicide on May 15.
Braze Crime Suspect Targets Cops
Authorities in Jackson County have charged a man and a woman after a person was kidnapped from a park on Wednesday. Zane Warner, 21, and Hana Yocom, 19, have each been charged with one count of felony kidnapping and one count of felony armed criminal action.
Suburban Crime Suspect Couple
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A man out on parole is accused of breaking into the home of two police chiefs. Clay County prosecutors have charged Thomas Savage III, 19, with burglary and stealing. On April 24, officers responded to the northland home of interim KCPD Chief David Zimmerman where he lives with his wife, Raymore Police Chief Jan Zimmerman.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .