Kansas City Crime Scene: Drug Indictments, Crashes & Deleted Texts

Decided that crime links really didn't make any sense in fun time compilations and linking these items on the front page is important if only because the constant threat of rising local crime AND ITS CONSEQUENCES is an important part of the discourse.

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Grand jury indicts 15 individuals from Kansas City area for PCP distribution, firearms charges

A federal grand jury indicted 15 Kansas City area residents Tuesday for allegedly conspiring to distribute PCP and illegal firearms possession.

2 brothers, 5 others indicted in fentanyl conspiracy linked to deaths of 3 Belton teens

The feds indicted two brothers and five others from the Kansas City area in a fentanyl conspiracy connected to the deaths of three Belton teens.

Kansas City man pleads guilty in triple shooting that killed 2 and injured child

A Kansas City man pleaded guilty to two counts of second-degree murder and one count of assault for shooting into an SUV, killing 2 adults and injuring a child.

Independence man charged in crash that left grandmother dead

An Independence man is now facing charges, accused of fleeing from police and causing a deadly crash.

Family of man killed by KCK O'Reilly Auto Parts employee mourns needless loss

The family of Diamond Steen, the man killed in front of an O'Reilly's in Kansas City, Kansas, says they are mourning his needless death.

Former military man granted probation after beating wife, destroying evidence

A former military man who pled guilty to beating his wife inside their Lansing home and no contest to destroying Ring video evidence was granted probation.

Police chief who launched raid on Marion newspaper accused of directing witness to delete text messages

A key witness in the raid on a Marion, Kansas newspaper is accusing Marion Police Chief Gideon Cody of asking her to delete text messages.

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