Saturday, April 06, 2019
KANSAS CITY 2019 HOMICIDE #38: TEEN SHOT DEAD NEAR MLK BLVD!!!
Notice that TV news is hesitant to proceed with the City Council approved name change as more violence hits this part of town regardless of the moniker.
Again, this is the 38th KMO homicide so far this year compared with 31 murders last year at this date on the calendar and only 29 during the record-setting murder year before that . . . Read more:
Fox4: Teen dies from injuries following shooting, crash near 63rd and The Paseo
According to KC police, one of the victims said they were in an SUV in the area when a man started shooting at them as they were driving. They lost control of the vehicle and crashed into the side of a thrift store in the area.
A teen was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition, where he later died from his injuries. He has been identified as 17-year-old Deontae Campbell.
Anyone with information is urged to call the Homicide Unit at (816)234-5034 or the TIPS Hotline at (816)474-TIPS.
Developing . . .