Monday, June 22, 2020
SHOCK!!! KANSAS CITY SUFFERS 40% HOMICIDE SPIKE 2020!!! DEADLY EAST SIDE SHOOTING PUSHES LOCAL KILLING TO HISTORIC RECORD-BREAKING PACE!!!
A national drug-fueled urban gang war in 1993 spread to Kansas City and set the homicide record at 153.
Today, civil unrest, tension amid the coronavirus lockdown regulations and rising disrespect for so-called "law & order" have not sparked the latest surge of murder.
Where we stand right now in what is likely KCMO Homicide #88 so far . . .
THE KANSAS CITY MURDER COUNT NOW SPIKES 40% OVER LAST YEAR!!!
The latest killing just moments ago . . .
KSHB: One person shot to death Monday in KCMO
"Police responded around 5:10 p.m. to a house in the 1600 block of Elmwood Avenue, where the fatal shooting occurred."
According to KCPD numbers, there were only 62 murders at this time last year.
The 40% increase puts KCMO on a record-breaking pace that could bring homicides to more than 100 before Summer is complete.
Developing . . .