Kansas City Crime Scene: Fatal Hit & Run, Monday Mugshots & Lenexa Teen Car Crook

Lots to consider this evening as we attempt to keep up with police action, EXCELLENT LOCAL CRIME REPORTING, court cases and all manner of ALLEGED misdeeds.

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Kansas City police investigating fatal hit-and-run crash that involved stolen vehicle

Kansas City police are investigating a fatal hit-and-run crash. Police say the crash happened at 31st and Agnes shortly before 6 p.m. on Monday.

Kansas City, Missouri, auto repair shop robber sentenced to 10 years in prison

A Jackson County judge sentenced a man to 10 years in prison Friday for the robbery of a Kansas City, Missouri, auto repair shop.

Shooting at Subway in KCMO leaves one injured following armed robbery attempt

A shooting at a Subway in the area of E. Truman Road left one person with non-life-threatening injuries.

Jackson County settles $1.2M wrongful death lawsuit involving man in restraint chair

Jackson County has settled a wrongful death lawsuit for $1.2 million dollars with the family of a 21 year old man who died after being placed in a restraint chair in the jail.

13-year-old arrested by Lenexa police; teen charged in stolen car investigation

The department says officers were on foot patrol when they thwarted the car theft in progress.

Police, prosecutors say evidence does not support charges in 2017 death of Libby Caswell

Friends and family lined the Eastern Jackson County Courthouse Monday in Independence seeking answers on the sixth anniversary of the death of Libby Caswell.

Cass County man charged with sexual exploitation of a child 12 years or younger

A Freeman, Missouri man has been charged with sexual exploitation of a minor child.

Driver dies after hitting railroad bridge early Monday in Kansas City suburb

A driver died after crashing into a railroad bridge on 23rd Street near Crysler Avenue in Independence, police said.

Do Good For Erin foundation fills U-Haul truck with new, comfy clothes for survivors of domestic abuse

In 2019, Erin Langhofer was standing at a food truck in the Crossroads on a First Friday when a bullet from a nearby fight hit and killed her.

Kansas City police K-9 dies after sudden illness

Kansas City police are mourning after one of their K-9s lost mobility in his front legs over the weekend and had to be euthanized.

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