In this compilation of local crime news we notice a bevy of alleged misdeeds that stretch across demographic groups and the region.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City police are investigating after a body found last month in rural eastern Kansas was found to be connected with a suspected homicide that allegedly occurred in the city's Midtown. The deceased victim found in Arcadia, Kansas, on Jan. 13 has been identified by police as Derrick A.
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department is investigating the death of a man who went missing from the city but was found dead in Arcadia, Kansas. Derrick A. Yule, 33, was reported missing from the 300 block of West Armour Road on Jan. 8, 2021.
ARCADIA, KS (KCTV) -- The body of a man who went missing from Midtown Kansas City has been found in the Kansas backyard of a man who then immediately went on the run. Investigators believe 33-year-old Derrick Yule was killed near West 44th Street and Main Street in Kansas City, MO, on Jan.
Cold Case Charged
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- A 35-year-old Kansas City man has been charged in the fatal shooting of Brandon Johnson. Terrance A. Jones faces second-degree murder, first-degree robbery and unlawful use of a weapon. Prosecutors requested a $300,000 bond. Jones was recently taken into custody in Columbia, MO.
Testimony After Tragedy
'Road to hell': Students who faced abuse at Missouri boarding schools call for action * Missouri Independent
Thrown to the ground and restrained for hours. Forced to eat food they had thrown up. Silenced with duct-tape over their mouths. Beaten without immediate medical care. Those were just some of instances of the horrific physical and sexual abuse former residents, parents and staff described witnessing in youth residential facilities within Missouri and across the country.
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Rock Chalk Ripoff
by: Brian Dulle Posted: / Updated: KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Jackson County prosecutors have charged a 53-year-old Kansas City man in connection with the deadly shooting of 38-year-old Charles Blakey on January 26, 2021. Curtis Harris was charged Wednesday with second-degree murder and armed criminal action.
A former administrator at the University of Kansas Medical Center pleaded guilty Tuesday to embezzling more than $500,000. Michael Ahlers, who worked in the occupational therapy education department from 2001 to 2015, generated invoices outside of KU Med's financial systems and then withdrew funds from the KUMC Credit Union.
QT Suspect Sought
by: Juan Cisneros Posted: / Updated: KANSAS CITY, Kan. - The Kansas City, Kansas Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect in a robbery that took place in a QuikTrip parking lot. The robbery happened at about 3:30 a.m. on Nov. 1, 2020 at 4202 Kansas Avenue.
Remorse Follows Murder Charge
WICHITA, Kan. ( KSNW) - A man arrested in the death of a 13-year-old girl who had been dragged by a stolen car appeared before a judge Tuesday afternoon. Kevin Palmer, 34, is accused in the death of Brianna Ibarra. Prosecutors have charged him with murder in the first-degree in the commission of a felony.
Help Find Former Star
Police in Kansas City, Missouri, are asking for the public's help to locate Drew Temple, who has been missing since November. Temple, 31, a former football star at Rockhurst High School, was last seen three months ago at his residence near East 17th and Oak streets.
Police Share Tattoo Clue
The Jackson County Medical Examiner's Office said Tuesday it is seeking the public's help identifying a woman who was found dead on Jan. 9 in the 1100 block of S. Park Ave. in Independence.The examiner's office said she is a white female believed to be in her late 30s or early 40s, with short brown hair and brown eyes.
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