The Kansas City metro news cycle "started with a bang" this morning. Yet again, the "inner suburbs" prove that the quality of working-class American life is quickly started to fade and becoming increasingly dangerous i.e. KICK-ASS TKC READERS contend that hiding outside of the urban core is no longer an effective strategy to avoid violence.

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Multiple people shot at Young Park in Blue Springs

BLUE SPRINGS, MO (KCTV) -- Police say multiple people were shot at Young Park late Sunday evening. It happened about 10:30 p.m. at 1200 SE Adams Dairy Parkway. They have been taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries. Police say it's an active investigation.

Multiple victims injured in Blue Springs shooting

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Blue Springs Police Department is investigating a shooting involving multiple victims. BSPD said officers were dispatched to the 1200 SE block of Adams Dairy Parkway near Young Park Sunday night around 10:30 p.m. Officers found multiple shooting victims at the scene.

Shooting at Young Park sends multiple to hospital

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Multiple people hurt in Blue Springs shooting off Adams Dairy Parkway

Blue Springs, Missouri, police are investigating a shooting near Blue Springs South High School.It happened Sunday night around 10:30.Police were called to Young Park and found a number of people shot.Investigators say they'll all survive - they were all taken to area hospitals with non-life-threatening injuries.

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