Quick collection of allegations, police actions, court cases, debate over local regs and the continued descent of this town into chaotic Summertime violence.
KCK Crash Injures Youngsters
KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) -- The Kansas Highway Patrol is investigating after one of their troopers crashed while pursuing a vehicle. The KCK police chief indicated that the crash happened in the area of 28th and Minnesota, saying that KHP was "pursuing a vehicle and had an accident."
Kansas City Phone Crime Roundup
Two Kansas City men have been indicted by a federal grand jury on charges they took part in a $1 million conspiracy to steal more than 1,400 cellphones in dozens of commercial burglaries across five states.Viktor Chernetskiy, 29, a naturalized citizen from Ukraine, and Bryan C.
Nude Dude Capture Report
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Charges have been filed in the . Dana C. Jones, 44, was charged Friday with second-degree murder, two counts of armed criminal action and assault in the death of Kimberly Alcorn. Jackson County sheriff's deputies responded to a shooting call late Wednesday night, shortly before midnight, in the 13000 block of South Harris Road.
KC Gunmaker Confrontation
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A Kansas City couple is suing everyone involved with the gun that killed their son. At 29- years-old, Dwight Crawford was killed with a gun that was allegedly put into a felon's hands, sold by a Kansas City firefighter who was trafficking firearms. FOX4 has a special connection to Dwight Crawford.
Fernando Faces Nasty Charge
JOHNSON COUNTY, KS (KCTV) - A Lenexa man was charged with rape of a child and other sex crimes on Friday. According to court records, Fernando Nichols was charged with one count of rape of a child under the age of 14, three counts of aggravated criminal sodomy and two counts of aggravated indecent liberties.
Where To Place KC Weed???
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A city council committee Thursday approved regulations for the new medical marijuana industry that's starting in Missouri. Some aren't happy about the proposed local rules. The committee approved regulations Thursday morning that would keep medical marijuana dispensaries from opening within 750 feet of churches, schools or child care centers.
Meth Town Double Gun Face-Off
INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) - The Independence Police Department said one of their officers was approached by an armed man during a traffic stop, which led to a pursuit. The officer made the stop at about 11 a.m. on northbound Highway 291.
NEXTGEN Fight Against KCMO Crime
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Takira Richardson is a rising high school senior. Her favorite subject in school is math. "It's all about the money," she said. That's part of the reason she's enrolled in the Teens in Transition summer program for the second year in a row.
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