Kansas City Crime Scene: Hard Time For Boyfriend Killing & Other Alleged Misdeeds

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Kansas City woman sentenced to federal prison after filing 71 fraudulent food stamp applications

A Kansas City woman has been sentenced after she pleaded guilty in 2022 to using six stolen identities to file 71 SNAP applications in four different states. Bridgette Ford, 62, will spend the next four years and six months in federal prison without parole.

Suspect in custody after bank robbery at Chase Bank in Leawood

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - FBI agents and the Leawood Police Department are investigating a bank robbery reported Thursday afternoon. An FBI spokesperson said law enforcement was called around 4:25 p.m. to respond to the Chase Bank located at 4700 W. 119th Street. The bank is located near the Town Center Mall at W.

'I shot him, I shot him!' Woman receives 15 years in prison for shooting, killing man in Jackson County

A 29-year-old woman has been sentenced to 15 years in prison for the fatal shooting of a Blue Summit, Mo., man. Zachary Jewell was shot and killed in February 2021. On Thursday, Sarah Devera pleaded guilty to voluntary manslaughter. Court documents state that Devera showed up to a fire station in Jackson County with the victim.

Missouri AG files motion to remove Gardner from office, Gardner defends her office's actions

ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV) - Missouri Attorney General Andrew Bailey has filed a motion to remove Kim Gardner from office. The filing was made at just 12 p.m. Thursday. Bailey gave Gardner a deadline of noon Thursday to resign or he would begin removal proceedings.

2 suspects steal ATM, flee deputies in Cass County

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Cass County Sheriff's Office deputies arrested two suspects who ran from a vehicle stop after stealing an ATM from a BP gas station around 4 a.m. Thursday in Archie, Missouri. When the suspect vehicle was located, Cass County deputies initiated a chase heading northbound on Interstate 49.

Man convicted of first-degree murder in 2019 shooting death of a 17-year-old in an Overland Park, Kansas apartment

A Johnson County, Kansas, jury says one of three people charged in connection with the murder of a teen in Overland Park in 2019.

KCK man charged for tying up Lenexa GameStop employees in robbery

LENEXA, Kan. - Law enforcement have made an arrest in a violent GameStop robbery in Lenexa. While the Johnson County district attorney has charged one man in the crime, police are still searching for a second suspect. Investigators said on Feb.

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