Kansas City Teen Drug Deals End In Death

Pretty sure that everybody in this Millennial "teen" movie was 30 when this video was released more than TWO DECADES ago . . .  However, the tune is catchy and it goes through my head whenever I'm forced to talk to anybody younger than me . . . Which is becoming increasingly often.

Sadly . . . The pop tune contrasts recent news of rougher Kansas City metro life for the NextGen . . . Here are a couple of examples:

Court docs: Blue Springs teen killed in shooting may have been involved in botched drug, gun deal

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Court documents in Jackson County reveal Wyatt Conroy , the 15-year-old teen who died in a shooting in Blue Springs , may have been involved in a botched drug and gun deal. Investigators reviewed surveillance video from the parking lot of the Church of Resurrection, where Conroy was shot and killed.

Missouri teen sentenced to 26 years in prison for shooting girl during $20 marijuana deal

A 17-year-old Kansas City, North, teen was sentenced to 26 years in prison in the shooting of another teen in the head over $20 worth of marijuana at a Riverside park, according to the Platte County Prosecutor's Office.

Court documents show Blue Springs teen died during drug deal

BLUE SPRINGS, Mo.- Court documents provide new details surrounding the death of a 15-year-old Blue Springs High School student. The documents show Wyatt Conroy and another teenager went to The United Methodist Church of the Resurrection in Blue Springs Saturday to buy marijuana. Minutes later, police said Conroy died in he parking lot.

Developing . . .