Kansas City emerges from an arctic blast ready to kill.
To wit . . .
DESPITE RECENT SUBZERO TEMPERATURES, KANSAS CITY HOMICIDE STATS REMAIN AT NEAR LAST YEAR'S RECORD BREAKING PACE!!!
Here's the latest update . . .
Kansas City, Missouri Police are investigating after a body was found in Minor Park Sunday afternoon. Police say they were dispatched on an EMS call, after a man's body was found in the park at E. Red Bridge Rd. and Blue River Rd. around 3 p.m. Sunday.
Monday morning, police provided an update saying this death has been ruled a homicide.
Accordingly . . .
Last year there were 21 murders at this date on the calendar and KCMO achieved a bloody total of 176 - A record for this town.
Now . . .
Following a Democratic Party election sweep at the federal level it'll be harder to blame local murders on inequity, unheard frustration or lack of representation.
Instead, the murder spike that typically worsens with warmer weather in the Spring and Summer threatens to spark more discussion about the tenure of the KCPD Chief amid louder community outcry and possibly even inspire questions about accountability for Mayor Quinton Lucas who promised to curb the horrific number below 100.
Developing . . .