Burning Bed: Kansas City Bystanders Save Woman Amid Beat Down

Forgive our reference to the greatest TV drama of all time that likely helped women across the world fight back . . . Here's a local story that's nearly as encouraging inasmuch as it reveals people standing up against local cruelty:

Bystanders help domestic violence victim during attack; KCPD investigating connected arson

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City, Missouri, police said bystanders rescued a woman in the midst of a domestic violence attack outside a Northland Price Chopper. KCPD said the woman and her friend were walking outside the store at Northeast Vivion Road and North Oak Trafficway around 10 p.m.