Downtown Kansas City 'Birthday Memorial' Scheduled After Youngster Killed In Fall

Residents inside the loop struggle to overcome grief this holiday season . . . Here's another local memorial as questions remain about downtown safety & parental culpability following this tragic case:

"To honor Grayson's life and demand justice in his case, a birthday memorial and protest are being planned for next Wednesday, December 27 . . .

"The little boy's birthday memorial is planned to start at 2 p.m. on December 27 at the Grand Boulevard Lofts at 10th and Grand. A protest will follow at 3:30 p.m. Shaw said it will start at the high rise lots and continue half a mile to KCPD Headquarters and the Jackson County Courthouse."

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Memorial, protest planned for 5-year-old who fell from Kansas City high rise

Grayson O'Connor, 5, died after apparently falling from his downtown high-rise home on November 27, just a month before his sixth birthday.