Recent election posturing offers a distraction for HISTORIC KANSAS CITY DEADLY CRIME that persists no matter which elderly white dude is in charge. And so, we offer this quick glimpse of recent crime news stories in order to share a perspective on local life.
Kansas City Slice Of Life
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A 28-year-old Kansas City, Missouri, man was charged with murder Friday in the deadly stabbing that occurred a day earlier in the 3700 block of Gardner Avenue in KCMO. Trever A. Young faces one count of second-degree murder and one count of armed criminal action.
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) - A Jackson County jury on Friday convicted Eric McMillon of multiple charges in connection with sexual assaults involving a minor child, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced Saturday. 44-year-old Eric McMillon was convicted of first-degree statutory rape for a victim under the age of 12 and first-degree statutory sodomy for a victim under the age of 12.
Deadly Kansas City Quadruple Gunfire Postscript
SOURCE: KMBC A 27-year-old Kansas City, Kansas man is facing charges in a deadly shooting at a KC gas station parking lot. It happened early Friday morning at 12th and Wyoming streets in Kansas City's West Bottoms area off I-670.When KCPD got to the scene, officers found two victims. One of them was pronounced dead at the scene.
Prolific Cowtown Crook Convicted
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Kanas City, Missouri man has been sentenced in federal court for his role in a conspiracy to commit a series of armed robberies at area businesses. According to U.S. attorney, Timothy Garrison, 49-year-old Aaron Fisher was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Roseann Ketchmark on Wednesday, Nov.
No Relief For Lender
The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed the conviction of Richard Moseley Sr., who was found guilty of racketeering, fraud and identity theft in relation to a payday-lending scheme and sentenced to 10 years in prison.
Meth Town’s Most Wanted
INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) - Independence police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying two burglary suspects. The suspects are said to have been involved in a burglary at a convenience store near Blue Ridge Cutoff and US 40 Highway. Police said the suspects pulled the glass door off of the business, made entry and stole numerous items inside.
Nasty Kansas City Registration Violation Reported
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Michael Washburn is wanted on a Jackson County warrant for sex offender registration violation. He is also wanted on a Cass County warrant for resisting arrest. His original sex offense occurred during 1990 in Kansas City, Kansas and involved the indecent solicitation of a 14-year-old girl.
Property Crime Report
When Carol Dille graduated from Westport High School in 1970, she would leave for college - and later, a successful career with AT&T - as an honor student, co-captain of the varsity cheerleaders, a student government officer and petite and popular homecoming queen attendant.
Kansas City Earns More Funds For Tech Crime Fighting
A federal grant is helping the Jackson County Prosecutor's Office in the fight against violent crime. Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker says an emphasis on data will help her office weed out criminals from the communities they impact.Out of more than 150 homicides this year in Kansas City, Missouri, almost 60 are still unsolved.
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