KCMO Mourns Mother Of Three Shot & Killed

Once again, the Kansas City homicide stats are out of control this year but we want to take just a brief moment to remind our very best readers that this isn't about a numbers game.

The killings impact families & communities and the devastating loss in truly irreplaceable. 

Check this powerful story that speaks to that often overlooked truth . . .

Curts leaves behind a 4-year-old and 10-month-old and was thrilled to be a mom of three.

"She was so excited about her new baby. How do you explain that to a 4-year-old? How do you tell a 4-four old-that their mom is never going to wake up again?" her sister said.

Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .

'She was so excited about her new baby': Family remembers 22-year-old pregnant mom killed in KCMO

Shayla Curts, 22, was 31 weeks pregnant when Emmett Williams told police he had shot her in the 4900 block of Bellefontaine Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri, on Dec. 6."It still feels so unreal. Every morning you wake up and you're like, 'woah'. I'm never going to see her again," said Sydnee Curts, Shayla's sister.