A quick look at gunfire around the community tonight, police action and all manner of alleged misdeeds.
Bullets Continue To Fly In Northeast Kansas City
KANSAS CITY, MO. (KCTV) --- The Kansas City Police Department is investigating a life-threatening shooting that happened in the 400 block of Spruce Avenue on Monday night. Police reported to the scene shortly before 9 p.m. on a call of shooting. Once there, they found a man suffering from a shooting wound.
Kansas City Adult Teens Confront Murder Charges
Seventeen year old Somoan Harter and eighteen year old Kyu Jackson have each been charges with second degree murder and armed criminal action in last week's murder of Deandre Magice. According to court records Police responded to a sound of shots call early last Wednesday morning near 10th and Brooklyn and found the victim in the street.
KCK Killing Postscript
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Kansas City, Kansas, man pleaded guilty on Friday to several charges stemming from events in 2017 and 2018, according to Johnson County officials. Jacob R. Chaney, 29, pleaded guilty in Johnson County District Court to attempted second-degree murder, aggravated assault, felon in possession of a firearm, three counts of auto burglary, felony fleeing and eluding, and felony theft.
Show-Me Weed Candy Rebuke!!!
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) - Missouri senators on Monday passed a wide-ranging bill that would ban marijuana-infused candy for medical use, an attempt to ensure children don't accidentally eat the drug. The measure would ban candy, lollipops, cotton candy and fruit- and animal-shaped edibles that could appeal to children.
Local Shooting Connection
TO REMEMBER A LEE'S SUMMIT WEST HIGH GRADUATE. BRIAN: ON THE FIELD WHERE BEST FRIENDSHIPS FORMED, TONIGH THEY MEMORIALIZED HIM. HE W SHOT AND KILLED EARLY SUNDAY MORNING IN TOPEKA AT A HOUSE PARTY FOR BLOCKS FROM WASHBURN UNIVERSITY. IT IS VERY SAID. THE KID HAD SO MUCH ADVERSITY IN HIS LIFE.
Crime Hits Students
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A community drill team that "motivates youth in action" has halted performances after thieves steal team equipment. The Gateway Highstepper's heartbeat flatline Saturday. Three drums, worth about $2,500, were stolen after a practice in Raytown. Founder and Dir. Laveda Davis said the two stolen tenor drums have Gateway's custom gold paint-job [...]
Tracking This Town's Most Up To Date Metro Murder Map
There have been 38 homicides in the Kansas City metro area in 2020. In Kansas City, Missouri, 29 people have been killed. Click the dot to learn more about the victim and the case. In some cases, the addresses are approximate. This map is a work in progress and is regularly updated.
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