Thursday, May 14, 2020
KANSAS CITY 2020 HOMICIDE #60: MAN SHOT DEAD IN THE STREET OVERNIGHT NEAR URBAN MURDER HOTSPOT!!!
Overnight, KCPD rushed to a homicide scene only a couple of blocks apart from a recent double murder.
This is the 60th homicide so far this year compared to 49 at this time last year for an overall 22.45% increase.
Accordingly . . .
SOCIAL MEDIA CRITICS CONTINUE TO DECRY THE KANSAS CITY MURDER RATE WHICH OUTPACES THE LOCAL CORONAVIRUS DEATH TOLL!!!
The complaint has been repeated often and sent our way . . . We've often mentioned the note it along with local homicides but so far the sentiment hasn't gained much traction among MSM newsies.
KSHB: "Police found a man in the street near 6th and Monroe, shortly after 11:00 p.m. Wednesday night. He was taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
"Two men were found dead near Elmwood and Independence Avenue late Tuesday night. Police don't believe the two cases are related, but say they hope to find witnesses because the crimes took place in such a busy area."
Developing . . .