Kansas City Crime Scene: Suspicous Death & Misdeeds Start Friday

Right now we share the latest report of law enforcement investigation, other police action and ALLEGED misdeeds in this quick TKC collection . . .

Police investigate suspicious death at 60th and Prospect

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Kansas City police and the Jackson County Sheriff's Office are investigating what they are calling a suspicious death early Friday morning. Police and deputies responded at 3:30 a.m. to 60th Street and Prospect Avenue on the death. There is no information yet on the cause of death or a suspect description.

Kansas City man sentenced following wild, high-speed police chase

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A federal judge sentenced a Kansas City man after he crashed into several police cars and then led officers on a high-speed chase through oncoming traffic. Kyle K. Kessler, 35, was sentenced to nine years without parole. Kessler pleaded guilty to being a felon in possession of a firearm on Oct.

Prowler damages Chabad on the Plaza

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Kansas City, Missouri, police officers sent to check on a prowler early Thursday found a broken window but no sign of a burglar at Chabad on the Plaza. A person called police about 1:20 a.m. and said there was a black SUV parked near the Chabad at 4735 Belleview Ave.

Lawmakers to investigate actions of Kansas City, Kansas Rep. Aaron Coleman

by: Heidi Schmidt Posted: / Updated: TOPEKA, Kan. - State lawmakers took steps to open an investigation into Democratic Rep. Aaron Coleman, who represents Kansas City, Kansas, following a recent arrest. House speaker Ron Ryckmman appointed six fellow lawmakers to serve on a committee that will investigate Coleman's actions.

SCAM WARNING: Clay County Sheriff says phone number has been 'spoofed'

by: Juan Cisneros Posted: / Updated: LIBERTY, Mo. - The Clay County Sheriff's Office is warning residents about a scam phone call that appears to be coming from their administrative number. According to the sheriff's office, their 816-407-3750 phone number was "spoofed" and people received calls Thursday morning with warnings of warrants and money owed.

Sentencing date set for former KCPD Det. Eric DeValkenaere

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A sentencing date was set on Thursday for former KCPD detective Eric DeValkenaere, who was convicted for shooting and killing Cameron Lamb in 2019. On Nov. 19, Jackson County Circuit Court Presiding Judge Dale Youngs announced DeValkenaere was guilty of second-degree involuntary manslaughter and armed criminal action.

Moving day has passed for some, but people still call new Jackson County jail site home

by: Heidi Schmidt Posted: / Updated: JACKSON COUNTY, Mo. - Moving day has arrived for dozens of people living at the mobile home park that will soon be the site of a new Jackson County jail. Even if they don't have anywhere to go. The person who owned Heart Village Mobile Home Park along U.S.

Missouri representative prefiles bill to change state's restitution law

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - A Missouri state representative has prefiled a bill to change the state's restitution law for people wrongfully convicted and incarcerated for crimes they didn't commit. Rep. Mark Sharp, who represents a southern portion of Kansas City, Missouri, in the state legislature, sent a copy of the bill to KSHB 41 News Thursday.

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