There was one last murder before the end of 2021 and that pushes the total to 158.
Again . . .
THIS WAS THE 2ND DEADLIEST YEAR IN KANSAS CITY HISTORY!!!
Only the most cynical souls count this as any real progress against Kansas City's all time record breaking year for homicides achieved in 2020.
There is no doubt . . . Deadly crime is getting worse.
And so far there isn't any viable plan to confront it.
Here are the updates from the murder that happened just moments ago . . .
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KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) --- Kansas City police are on scene of a fatal shooting. The 158th homicide of 2021 happened in the 7600 block of E. 50th Street. Police were called out to a shooting at around 10 p.m. Friday evening. No arrest has been made in the case.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Gunfire killed one person late Friday in Kansas City, Missouri. The shooting happened about 9:45 p.m. in 7600 block of East 50th Street. No other information was immediately available on what led to the violence. The victim's name has not been released.
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