The local spate of killing continues to surge. This is the 5th homicide in the past 48 hours.
This July 4th week and over the past few years, it has been hard to distinguish betwixt firecrackers and gunfire.
Accordingly, here's the KCMO homicide count spiking close to 50% year-to-date:
Police in Kansas City are investigating a fatal shooting Thursday night.Authorities said police officers were called at 10:06 p.m. to 35th Street and Prospect Avenue on a reported shooting.Police found a man dead at the scene.No arrests were announced. Police in Kansas City are investigating a fatal shooting Thursday night.
Developing . . .