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Kansas City Tragic Search Solution And Latest Murder
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Kansas City police are investigating the death of a missing woman as a homicide, officials say. After days of searching, Renita Thompson's family found her body last Saturday, Dec. 21, off the side of the road at Gregory and Ewing.
Meth Town Runaround
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A suspect is in the hospital after a crash following a police chase in Independence. A spokesperson for the Jackson County Sheriff's Office said a deputy followed the vehicle after running its plates and confirming it was stolen. The deputy radioed for nearby agencies to assist in case the suspect tried to flee.
Bad Hombre Accused Of Illicit Transit
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - A Murrieta, California, man has pleaded guilty in federal court to transporting a 16-year-old girl across state lines for prostitution. Michael Barrett Cason, 38, pleaded guilty to the charge that is contained in a Dec. 13, 2017, federal indictment. According to the U.S.
Local Chase Double Take
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The man who led law enforcement on a 45-minute chase, which ended Thursday night near Menorah Medical Center in Overland Park, has been charged with three crimes in Kansas. Brian E. Coleman, 45, of Kansas City, Kansas, was charged Friday in Johnson County District Court with two felonies: reckless fleeing from a law enforcement officer and obstruction of the legal process.
OLATHE, KS (KCTV) - Olathe police are investigating an aggravated robbery that happened early on Friday. According to police, it happened in the 11900 block S. Strang Line Road 39 minutes after midnight. When officers arrived in the area, they were told that the male suspect had entered a business armed with a gun and demanded money.
Mayor Q's Plan
Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas reflects about his first months since he took office on August 1, 2019.
Fed Crackdown Solution
A law enforcement operation launched today to fight violent crime in seven of America's most violent cities includes Kansas City. In a press release from the U.S. Attorney's Office in the Western District of Missouri, it says "Operation Relentless Pursuit" involves a surge in federal aid, including more gun tracing information, equipment, agents and officers ...
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