Kansas City Crime Scene: Suspect Shooter Captured, Justyn Ross Charges & Fall Vigils

For close readers we compile more than a bit of important local news as metro violence ramps up in the last quarter of the year and we check crime reporting, community outreach and neighborhood tribute.

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Person of interest in custody after KCMO shootout that left teen dead, injured 1 more

The update from KCPD comes three days after the initial investigation began on Friday, Nov. 3

Witnesses: Chiefs' Justyn Ross Allegedly 'Ran Knife Across' GF's Mercedes

Details have emerged from last week's domestic assault arrest of Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Justyn Ross.

29-year-old man in need of 'immediate' medical care missing in Kansas City

Police are seeking the public's assistance in locating Andrae Ferguson.

After 2nd victim dies, Independence crime spree suspect sees more charges

Tyler Rizer, a suspect in an Independence crime spree, is now facing more charges after a second victim, Jorge Recio Leyva, died last month.

Former KCMO man pleads guilty to cyberstalking in 2019 murder

Dontay Campbell, formerly of Kansas City, Missouri, pleaded guilty Monday in federal court to one count of cyberstalking resulting in death for an incident in 2019.

Branson-based Kanakuk blames insurer for withholding information from sexual abuse victim

Kanakuk says its insurer told the camp in 2010 to not disclose information to parents about misconduct of counselor, serial sex abuser Peter Newman.

Inspector General report pushes for background checks on teachers, staff - The Sentinel

The Inspector General estimates that background checks have been conducted on only 31% school employees for whom checks are required.

Parents sue bar for allegedly overserving customer after 7-year-old killed in crash

A wrongful death lawsuit is accusing a St. Louis bar of overserving a customer, resulting in a drunken-driving crash that killed a 7-year-old boy.

Raytown man armed with pitchfork during Jan. 6 capitol attack pleads guilty

A Raytown man charged earlier this year for his role in the Jan. 6, 2021 attacks on the U.S. Capitol reached a plea agreement last week with federal prosecutors.

Report Shows The Nation's 'Hot Spots' For Car Thefts Are Getting Even Hotter

Drivers living in states and metro areas where car crimes are most prevalent should take extra precautions to avoid becoming victims.

IHOPKC talks investigation and allegations against church founder

Kevyn with KC beauty Crew joins Jillian to show some popular trends in lip colors this fall season. Kevyn shows two different shades that will compliment many different skin tones and complexions and where to find these great colors. She also shares tips on application and when and when not to use lip liner.

Prairie Village police are looking rough around the chin for a good cause in November

Department officers are participating in a 'No Shave November' in an effort to support an area resident

Mock cemeteries throughout Kansas City honor lives lost to violence

The Kansas City Hispanic community is joining hands by placing mock cemeteries in the middle of predominately Hispanic neighborhoods to raise awareness for lives lost to violence.

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