Tuesday, August 27, 2019
KANSAS CITY 2019 HOMICIDE #99: EAST SIDE GUNFIRE LEAVES ONE MORE DEAD!!!
The news day concludes in much the same way it started . . .
KANSAS CITY NEARS THE MURDER CENTURY MARK FOR 2019 AMID AN HORRIFIC HOMICIDE SPIKE THAT HAS LEFT 7 PEOPLE DEAD IN THE LAST 72 HOURS!!!
Tonight's narrative and more deets after a man was left shot in the street . . .
"Officers responded shortly before 6 p.m. to a shots fired call in the 2600 block of Lockridge Avenue, finding a 26-year-old man in the street suffering from gunshot wounds upon arrival.The victim was transported to a local hospital and pronounced dead at 8 p.m."
Compare this to 89 homicides at this time last year as KCMO confronts a record breaking pace this year . . .
Check the links:
Fox4: One man killed in shooting near Lockridge and Benton on Kansas City’s east side
KSHB: Shooting death on Lockridge Avenue is KCMO's 99th homicide in 2019
Developing . . .