Just as our blog community predicted, the quotient of killing continues to escalate as pandemic worsens, economic disparity increases and civil unrest over the election looms.
Tragic note to consider for our overnight readers . . .
KANSAS CITY NOW STANDS ONLY FOUR MURDERS AWAY FROM BREAKING THE ALL-TIME LOCAL HOMICIDE RECORD!!!
Drugs & gangs powered the 1993 slaughter milestone of 153 annual killings and now coronavirus, drugs, gangs, domestic violence and growing desperation seems to fuel this latest spate of killing.
"Gunfire killed a man Thursday night at an east Kansas City, Missouri, apartment complex, marking the 150th homicide of the year. Residents of the Stonegate Meadows Apartments reported gunshots about 8 p.m. and saw a man they didn't recognize run from a parking lot into the apartment building, a police spokesperson said."
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Developing . . .