Last night we asked the TKC blog community about a recent spate of shooting and the homicide count enduring yet another uptick.
The answers weren't reassuring.
To wit . . .
CONSENSUS: DEADLY KANSAS CITY VIOLENCE IS ONLY LIKELY TO WORSEN THIS SUMMER!!!!
Whilst this tragic prediction isn't very inspiring, it does help locals prepare for what's to come as politicos debate over money and social justice . . . An eye on the street level situation is also useful.
Here's another worthwhile roundup of the situation . . .
KANSAS CITY, MO - The sound of fireworks and gunshots rang out around Kansas City during a violent Fourth of July that stretched into the early morning hours Monday. A total of eleven people were shot in a little more than three hours. During the string of six separate shootings, one man died.
Developing . . .