Despite the politics of the current epoch, the quotient of local violence remains the same. TThis evening we share a troubling story of gunfire, treacherous transit and near tragedy.
First, the community advocates against deadly crime in vain . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Stop, Think and Breath rally saw hundreds come to enjoy food, live music, and speeches. The rally was born out of one woman's desire to ensure that her children and the children of Kansas City avoid the pain that she has endured.
And then, the gunfire persists tonight . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department is investigating after a man arrived at Truman Medical Center/University Health with a serious but non-life threatening shooting injury. According to KCPD, the man was shot at a bus stop near E 27th Street and Jackson Avenue.