Downtown Kansas City Youngster's Deadly Fall Court Dox: Open Window Endangerment

As promised, here's a roundup of local reporting on this tragic topic and a key detail from the investigation:

"The felony charge accuses of her knowingly acting in a manner that created substantial risk to the life, body and health of Grayson. Charging documents say investigators at the scene saw an open window on the top floor of the Grand Boulevard Lofts apartment building, noting it was the only open window on the entire wall."

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Jackson County prosecutor's office charges Grayson O'Connor's mother in his death

Grayson O'Connor's body was found in an alley behind the apartment complex near 10th and Grand Street on Nov. 27.

Mom charged in death of boy who fell from KC apartment window

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The mother of a 5-year-old boy who died after police say he fell from a downtown Kansas City apartment building window now faces a criminal charge in his death. Jackson Cou...

Mother charged in death of 5-year-old who fell from 17th-floor apartment window

A judge sealed all of the charges and documents related to the case on Dec. 14, 2023. That order was lifted on Jan. 26.

Timeline | Death investigation of 5-year-old Grayson O'Connor

A timeline of the investigation into the death of 5-year-old Grayson O'Connor who fell from a 17-story window in downtown Kansas City, Missouri, in November 2023.

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