Quick glimpse at all of the important local crime, police and neighborhood trouble stories from around the metro . . .
Kansas City Ego Trip Gunman Suspect
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Carl L. Farnsworth Jr. faces three charges in connection with a deadly shooting Tuesday inside a vehicle. The Jackson County Prosecutor's Office announced Wednesday that Farnsworth, 26, was charged with second-degree murder, armed criminal action and unlawful possession of a firearm in Dwayne Sutton's death.
Prof Put Away
Kevin Connor Armitage, a former professor at Miami University in Ohio, was indicted Tuesday in federal court in Kansas City, accused of traveling to Kansas City to engage in sexual activity with a person he believed to be 14 years old.
Golden Ghetto Justice Update
OVERLAND PARK, KS (KCTV) -- The son of a Johnson County Judge who was charged in a shooting last year now faces new charges in another case. The Johnson County District Attorney filed the charges Wednesday against Isaac Vano. Those charges include aggravated kidnapping, domestic battery and endangering the welfare of a child.
Court Dox Contend This Local Law Man High Speeds Without Siren
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A Jackson County sheriff's deputy has been charged in an on-duty crash that left an innocent driver critically injured. Sean Stoff has been charged with one count of operating a vehicle in a careless and imprudent manner, involving an accident.
Courthouse Note After Nasty Crime
INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) -- Tarome McClain is wanted on a Jackson County warrant for sex offender registration violation. His original offense happened in 2009 in Jackson County and involved the sexual assault of a 12-year-old girl. His last known address was near 50th Street and South Willis Avenue in Independence, but his current location is unknown.
Location, Location, Location Of Scams
A Kansas City-area real estate agent has stopped another potential Craigslist rental scam. It's the second time in six months Colby Venegas had pictures and the description for one of her sale listings show up on Craigslist as a rental property."A rehab property looks pretty good for this price and it's vacant," Venegas said.
Help Police Find This Missing Dude
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - Police are asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing and endangered man. 29-year-old Rubin Mitchell is described as being 6 feet tall and weighing 155 pounds. Mitchell was last seen in the 7800 block of Washington Street possibly on Tuesday evening. MISSING/ENDANGERED: 29-y.o.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for right now . . .