Rampant & Brazen Kansas City Party District Parking Lot Gun Thefts Charged

Kansas City party places can be exceptionally dangerous and recently provided a setting for rampant gun crime.

Here's the story . . .

KCPD sent out an alert in June after officers took dozens of reports of cars being broken into on Friday and Saturday nights around Westport, the Crossroads, 18th and Vine and a few at the Power & Light District. Police say it appeared the thieves were not rummaging to look for anything valuable but instead seeing a gun in plain sight and then breaking a window to steal it.

According to court records, ATF investigators executed search warrants at two apartments and a home connected to the suspects.

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2 men face federal charges in connection to a string of stolen guns from entertainment districts in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) --- Two men are facing federal charges in connection to a string of car break-ins at entertainment districts in Kansas City. Kansas City police warned the public in June about the rash of break-ins after dozens of firearms were stolen from vehicles.