Quick collection of local police action, mugshots and all manner of ALLEGED misdeeds:
Kansas City Christmas Past Murder Aftermath
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Charges in the Christmas Eve murder of a Kansas City man were filed Thursday, according to Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker. Joseph A. Kane, 36, was charged with second degree murder, unlawful use of a weapon and two counts of armed criminal action in the fatal shooting of Carter McCollum.
Tribute In The Dotte
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A man charged with double murder of a Wyandotte County woman and her unborn baby was acquitted Wednesday by a jury, but the family of the victims is now raising questions about how the case of Jocelyn Ibarra's murder was handled. https://www.kshb.com/news/local-news/family-upset-after-acquittal-questions-wyandotte-county-district-attorneys-office
Up In Flames
Landlord, neighbors worried after suspicious fire occurs at Kansas City home where man was just killed
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Police are investigating a suspicious fire that happened Friday at the same house where someone shot and killed a teen on Wednesday. This is the latest incident near 69th Street and Monroe Avenue in what appears to be a series of connected crimes.
Northland Creeper Sentenced
PLATTE CITY, MO (KCTV) - A Platte County judge sentenced a Platte City man to 30 years in prison after he was convicted of sexually molesting a girl when she was just two years old. Prosecutors said 31-year-old Brandon S.
Witness To Tragedy
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A Kansas City woman is sharing her story after attempting to save the life of a man shot and killed Wednesday afternoon. The shooting happened at Blue Valley Court Townhomes near 23rd and Wheeling Avenue. A child under the age of one was also injured, but is expected to be OK.
Domestic Case Reported
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A former Johnson County Sheriff's Office deputy pleaded guilty on Wednesday in a domestic violence case. Eric Walker, 38, pleaded guilty to aggravated battery causing bodily harm, a felony. As part of a plea deal, prosecutors dropped the other two original charges of aggravated domestic battery and criminal restraint.
NextGen JoCo Tragedy
OLATHE, Kan. - A Kansas teenager has been sentenced to more than four years in juvenile corrections for his part in an $8 Xanax deal that led to another teen's shooting death. Seventeen-year-old Rolland Kobelo was sentenced Thursday. He faces 10 years in adult prison if he doesn't successfully complete his time in the juvenile system.
Fighting Web Of Lies
Kansas City-based Stueve Siegel Hanson LLP teamed up with Washington-based Tycko & Zavareei LLP to file a class-action lawsuit against Ring LLC, a home security provider with products targeted by hackers who spied on and harassed its customers.
And this is the OPEN THREAD for tonight . . .