Kansas City Crime Scene: Murder Count Remains Higher Than Last Year's Record Breaking Pace As Property Crime Spikes
Before Saturday night gets started we take a pause to remind locals that the local homicide count stands at 42 compared to 39 at this time last year.
Moreover, we're noticing quite a bit of property crime despite so much Prez Biden free money and sketchy promise of more infrastructure cash.
Accordingly, check this roundup of police action, a few mugshots and alleged local misdeeds.Local Crooks Workout
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. - A cheer gym in the Kansas City metro is out $15,000 worth of equipment after someone took off with the gym's trailer. "Please bring it back. These are big tools for our kids, and we would love it if you could return it.
Discount Box Store OD Sends Dealer To Jail For Decade
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Kansas City, Missouri, man will spend 12 years in federal prison for distributing heroin, according to the United States Attorney's Office. Titus Sanders, 24, was sentenced on Thursday in court. The investigation began after a man overdosed on heroin at a Westwood, Kansas, Walmart.
Driver Confronts Consequences
KANSAS CITY, Kan. - A 26-year-old Kansas City, Kan. man is facing charges in connection to a hit-and-run crash on Dec. 25, 2020 that left a couple dead. Wyandotte County District Attorney Mark Dupree announced Tuesday that Jesse Acosta has been charged with two counts of first-degree murder, aggravated assault, theft and eluding police.
Gunfire Hits Happy Rock
Police in Gladstone said they are investigating a shooting Wednesday at an apartment complex.Authorities said one person was wounded.The shooting was reported about 7 p.m. near Northwest 68th Street and North Broadway.No other details have been released. Refresh this page for updates. Police in Gladstone said they are investigating a shooting Wednesday at an apartment complex.
Redux And More Deets After Innocent Killed In The Dotte
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A 50-year-old man looking out the front window of his Kansas City, Kansas house was killed by a stray bullet. The shooting happened about 3:15 p.m. Wednesday in the 6400 block of Farrow Avenue, according to KCK police.
KCK Question Cont’d
What happened to Rose Calvin and other poor Black women? Families say it's connected to retired KCK detective Roger Golubski
Rose Calvin was 39 years old when she was murdered in 1996. She was found dead in an alley in KCK near 10th and Walker. She had ligature marks around her neck. Her case was never solved and the family suspects there's a good reason why- the detective.
KANSAS CITY HOPE AND WORK FOR REFORM!!!
SWAGG, INC. is hosting a job fair Friday, April 2 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Equal Minded Cafe and Event Space, 4327 Troost Ave, KCMO. Companies like FedEx, Goodwill and All Care Services will be participating and conducting on-the-spot hiring.
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