Just a few local crime links that are worth a look if not a post for Saturday morning.
More Deets On Horrific Kansas City Homeless Winter Chill Attack
KC man charged with fatally beating homeless man with baseball bat for more than an hour https://t.co/0PYCDw11q7
Unlucky Murder Outside 7-11 Aftermath
An Independence man has pleaded guilty and been sentenced in the 2015 homicide of Paul. T. Doughty outside a convenience store in Independence.
Convicted Caretaker Castigated In Court
'Reprehensible': Judge sentences former metro nurse who sexually assaulted patients to 12 years in prison
OLATHE, Kan. - Judge Thomas Sutherland didn't mince words prior to sentencing former Johnson County nurse Dennis Clark to 12 years in prison for multiple counts of aggravated sodomy, aggravated sexual battery and lewd/lascivious behavior.
Show-Me Police Confrontation Complaint
A Missouri state trooper who was fired after he was convicted of a misdemeanor for the drowning death of a handcuffed Iowa man is suing to get his job back. Anthony Piercy filed a petition last week for judicial review in Missouri's Cole County, KQFX-TV reported. The lawsuit claims Missouri State Highway Patrol Col.
Jackson County Cold Case Justice
A Jackson County judge has convicted Dominique Lindsey in the 2015 fatal shooting of Ewon Wright. Lindsey, 25, was found guilty of second-degree murder. He will be sentenced on Feb. 9 in Division 9 of the Jackson County Circuit Court. No other information is available at this time.
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