Monday, June 01, 2020
MONDAY MUGSHOTS: SUSPECTS CHARGED AFTER KANSAS CITY #BLACKLIVESMATTER PROTESTS TURNED INTO RIOTOUS LOOTING ON COUNTRY CLUB PLAZA!!!
Today KCPD and the Jackson County Prosecutor's office shared reporting of massive arrests over the weekend amid protest/rioting following the police killing of George Floyd.
To wit . . .
CHECK CHARGES AGAINST LOOTER SUSPECTS CAPTURED WHILST TARGETING HIGH-END PLAZA MERCH, BASKETBALL JERSEYS AND NIKES!!!
Here are the sordid deets:
Four persons charged in thefts from Plaza stores on Saturday night
Four Kansas City residents have been charged in connection with thefts from Plaza stores during protests there on Saturday night, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced today.
Suspects face charges of burglary and stealing . . .
According to court records filed Sunday, one defendant was observed inside the store Anthropologie on the Plaza, along with others. Police officers observed a broken window and when the was searched by police they found more than $500 in clothing stuffed inside his pants. Another defendant was observed near the North Face store and dropped clothing, valued at hundreds of dollars. The front window of the store was broken out. Another Defendant was observed by police to be assisting the the first suspect in an alley behind the Footlocker store on the Plaza. They were observed placing items from the store into the vehicle, including basketball jerseys and Nike shoes.
Prosecutors requested $10,000/10 percent bond, $15,000/10 percent, and a $5,000 ROR bond . . .
Here's more info on the roundup and the aftermath of KCMO civil unrest . . .
KMBC: Police said officers made five arrests Friday, 83 on Saturday and 63 on Sunday. Police also said the majority of the damage sustained during the protests was to buildings, businesses and vehicles around the Plaza area.
Fox4: KCPD says 151 people arrested during weekend protests that turned violent around the Plaza
KSHB: The three days of protests, which are aimed are creating police and criminal justice reform in the wake of George Floyd’s death at the hands of Minneapolis police last week, drew crowds as large as an estimated 2,000 people at times during the weekend.
KCTV5 And Photo Credit: 4 charged in thefts from Plaza stores Saturday night during protests
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