There's a misguided belief that worsening violence in big cities will stay there . . . Early this morning that theory was disproved yet again.
Accordingly . . .
DEADLY DOUBLE MURDER GUNFIRE ERUPTS IN OTHERWISE PEACEFUL LENEXA, KANSAS!!!
Longtime local residents might remember that this suburban enclave was once a destination for families in pursuit of better schools, safer neighborhoods and the American dream.
Right now, part of it remains a crime scene . . .
"Lenexa Police Department officers responded to a call in the 8400 block of Laurelwood around 1:20 a.m. on reports of a shooting. When officers arrived, one person was dead and two others were taken to area hospitals with gun shot wounds. One of those people later died. This case remains under investigation, according to police."
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com news links . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Two people have died and one more is injured following a Feb. 27 shooting in Lenexa that took place early in the morning. Lenexa Police Department officers responded to a call in the 8400 block of Laurelwood around 1:20 a.m. on reports of a shooting.
LENEXA, KS (KCTV) -- Two people have died in Lenexa after an overnight shooting inside a house. According to police, they were called to the 8400 block of Laurelwood around 1:20 a.m. Sunday in regards to a shooting. At the scene, three adults were found with gunshot wounds.
lenexa laurelwood homicide SOURCE: KMBC Two people are dead and another is injured after a shooting in Lenexa early Sunday morning.Police said they received a call about a shooting in a home on Laurelwood Street near 84th Street at around 1:20 a.m. When officers arrived on the scene, they found three people shot.
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