Thursday, July 02, 2020
KANSAS CITY HOMICIDE #96: GUNSHOT VICTIM DIES AT HOSPITAL!!! LOCALS FEAR BLOODY JULY 4TH WEEKEND!!!
It's becoming inevitable the KCMO will hit 100 murders this July 4th Weekend.
To wit . . .
THREE SEPARATE DEADLY SHOOTINGS IN 24 HOURS PUSHES KANSAS CITY TO A 43.28% SPIKE IN HOMICIDES IN 2020!!!
Last year at this date on the calendar there were only 67 homicide.
Moreover . . .
Given recent budget cuts, violent protest and local control legislation targeting Kansas City police . . . Residents from across the metro fear the worst this July 4th weekend as cowtown violence is clearly escalating.
Here are the deets of the investigation so far:
"The shooting happened on Wednesday at 12:48 p.m. in the area of E. 42rd Street and Pittman Road. When officers arrived, they found the victim outside the the back of a house in the area. The victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries and died at the hospital later in the day."
Check the links:
KSHB: Man dies after shooting Wednesday on East 43rd Street
KCTV5: Police investigating after shooting victim dies on Wednesday
Developing . . .