Kansas City Crime Scene: Gunfire Tonight, Court Postscript, Charges & Convictions

Right now we round up more than a few stories that we didn't have time for today but STILL DESERVE ATTENTION. 

As always we check police action, ongoing court fights and search for some nicer news toward the end of the compilation.

Check TKC news gathering . . .

Man killed in shootout with KCPD officers identified; search warrant provides new details

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - New court documents shed light on the warrant service Tuesday night that triggered a shootout between police and a suspected drug trafficker , which left three Kansas City, Missouri, police officers hospitalized and one man dead . The Missouri State Highway Patrol, which is handling the investigation, identified the man who died as Matthew L.

2 critically injured after gunfire exchange during robbery at south Kansas City home

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Two people were critically injured after gunfire was exchanged during a robbery at a home in south Kansas City, Missouri, on Thursday. According to police, officers responded to a shooting call in the 5800 block of E. 100 Street at around 1 p.m.

18-year-old charged following fatal gas station shooting in 2022

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - A man has been charged following fatal shooting that happened at a gas station in January of 2022. Shyrone H. Daniels, an 18-year-old from Kansas City, has been charged with second-degree murder and armed criminal action.

Johnson County teenager sentenced in Black Bob Park murder

OLATHE, Kan. - A Johnson County teenager is expected to spend seven years in custody for his involvement in a man's murder in an Olathe park last year. A Johnson County judge sentenced 15-year-old Brandon Banks to 155 months, or nearly 13 years, for the death of Marco Cardino on Wednesday.

Police pursuit involving U-Haul truck entered Missouri, went back into Kansas and wrapped up in Miami County

A lengthy police pursuit involving a U-Haul truck ended Thursday evening in Miami County, Kan. The local sheriff's office was alerted to a pursuit entering the county from Linn County, Kan. Miami County sheriff's deputies engaged in a pursuit, one that extended into Drexel, Mo., at one point and came back into Miami County.

Man died by suicide after Kansas City drug raid where 3 cops were shot: Authorities

A Kansas City man whose body was found inside the home where three KCPD officers were shot and wounded on Tuesday night died by suicide, according to the Missouri State Highway Patrol. Matthew L. Carrell, 62, was found dead by tactical teams with MSHP and the FBI on Wednesday afternoon inside a home in the 2300 block of Blue Ridge Boulevard.

Jury convicts man of 3 counts of murder following shootings in 2019

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV) - A second person has been convicted of murder following fatal shootings in October of 2019, which left three people dead in Kansas City. According to the Jackson County Prosecutor's Office, a jury convicted 47-year-old Victor Sykes of three counts of first-degree murder and three counts of armed criminal action.

KC homeless man charged in fatal stabbing

A Kansas City man experiencing homelessness has been charged in the Feb. 25, 2023, fatal stabbing of James Perry inside a homeless camp near 1st Street in Kansas City, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced Wednesday. Tracy E. McKee, 58, faces Murder 2nd Degree and Armed Criminal Action charges.

FBI threat tag created after Supreme Court's Dobbs ruling 'shifted' to focus on pro-lifers, whistleblower says

EXCLUSIVE: The FBI created a threat tag following the Supreme Court's decision to overturn Roe v. Wade last year, but it later "shifted" to focus on pro-life individuals, an agent-turned-whistleblower told the House Select Subcommittee on the Weaponization of the Federal Government.

New reward offered for missing Prairie Village mom

PRAIRIE VILLAGE, Kan. - The daughter of a missing Prairie Village woman hopes new attention will help discover what happened to her mother. Steve Ridge, a private investigator from Iowa, is offering a $25,000 reward for information leading to information about what happened to Angela Green.

Liberty police have been in touch with person of interest in William Jewell College threat

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Liberty Police Department is in contact with the person of interest related to threatening social-media posts directed at William Jewell College deemed credible Monday. The campus was closed and classes were virtual Tuesday in response to the threats posted by the suspect.

Long-Time Supervisor Flourishes, For The Record

As supervisor, Cutchlow oversees a team which is responsible for valuable KCPD assets, its records. They include court-ordered subpoenas, Sunshine Law requests, orders of protection, the entry of state warrants, and the entry of the repossession of vehicles. Due to the nature of many documents, Cutchlow and team work heavily with the Office of General Counsel.

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