Just a quick collection of mostly horrible news links for late night KCMO readers. Checkit:
Horrific KCMO Holiday Crash
A boy has died after being struck by a trash truck in the area of 100th and Drury. The boy was 8 years old and his best friend witnessed it. It was trash day in the neighborhood and the boy was hit by a trash truck.
Suspected Local Catholic Disgrace
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A district judge ordered a KCK priest who is accused of inappropriately touching a young girl to stand trial. Father Scott Kallal was in his mid-30s when prosecutors say he inappropriately touched a then 11-year-old girl. The alleged incident happened in 2015 in the gym at St.
Naming The Kansas City Dead
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Police have identified the two men who were killed in a double homicide Thursday in Kansas City. Two KCMO men -- 57-year-old Darryl Singleton and 36-year-old Reginald Jones -- were killed in a shooting Thursday night near 24th Street and Cypress Avenue, police said Friday.
Dead-Tree Media Vs. KCPD
After two years, the Kansas City Police Department is reviewing a recently completed internal affairs investigation into its failed Crimes Against Children unit. The Police Department has not said when its review will be finished or if any more information will be released.
Kansas City Police Ask For Help With This Week's Westport Murder Case
Police are asking for the public's help locating a vehicle seen at the homicide that happened in Westport on Monday.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .