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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - UPDATE 6 p.m. 11/27/2018: Federal prosecutors have charged three of five men suspected in a series of armed robberies across the Kansas City, Missouri and Independence, Missouri area. Kansas City police said the group was arrested around 2:30 a.m.
Rock Chalk Police Action
The Kansas City, Kansas, Police Department is working a barricade situation Monday morning. According to KCK Police Chief Terry Zeigler, officers are working at barricade near 39 th Street and Rainbow Avenue at the Holiday Inn Express & Suites at KU Medical Center. Police were originally called to the area on a wellness check around 3 a.m.
The family of a 40-year-old Grandview man fatally shot by Kansas City police in 2010 has filed suit and the trial is set to begin Monday in U.S. District Court. Kenny Gurley was shot by a police officer outside an abandoned house.
Morning Shoot Out
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City, Missouri police are trying to determine what led up to a car crash then a shooting early Monday. It happened around 3:20 a.m. near East 67th and Woodland. According to police, the victim and three witnesses were inside of a home when they heard a loud crash.
Have You Seen This Car???
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Police are on the look-out the owner or driver of a white SUV wanted in a road rage incident in November along 69 Highway in Overland Park. Overland Park police said around 10 p.m. on Nov.
EPIC Kansas Weed Crackdown
KANSAS CITY, KS (AP) - A Minnesota man was sentenced to 21 months in federal prison for driving a load of 471 pounds of marijuana to Kansas. U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said 40-year-old Mark Anthony Berg, of Coon Rapids, Minnesota, was sentenced Monday for one count of possession with intent to distribute marijuana.
Justice After Tragedy
LAWRENCE, KS (AP) - A 26-year-old Missouri woman accused of driving her car into the Kansas River has pleaded not guilty in her daughter's drowning. Scharron Dingledine, of Columbia, Missouri, pleaded not guilty Monday to first-degree murder and attempted first-degree murder. The Lawrence Journal-World reports Dingledine is accused of driving into the river near downtown Lawrence on Aug.
Kansas City Royals star outfielder Alex Gordon did not suffer any injuries when he struck a deer Sunday night along Interstate 635 and Kansas Highway 5. Kansas City Kansas Police Chief Terry Zeigler tweeted that an officer "was dispatched on an accident involving a deer (635 and K5) on 12/2/18 & the driver of the wrecked vehicle turned out to be Alex Gordon.
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