Kansas City Crime Scene: Gunfire Aftermath & More Tribute

Here are a few more items we'd like close readers to consider tonight as conduct a quick check of local crime reporting, ALLEGED misdeeds, pending court cases and desperately needed community outreach.

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Kansas City victims of $35 million investment scheme asked to come forward

The Kansas City victims of a Texas-based fraudulent investment firm have been asked to come forward after the man behind a $35 million scheme was federally indicted.

Man charged in 'smash and grab' burglary at KCK's Frontier Justice

On October 24, 2023, Patrick Montufar allegedly stole nine pistols from Frontier Justice, a licensed gun dealer in Kansas City, Kansas.

Fourth man accused in Olathe teen's 2018 shooting death found guilty by jury

The fourth and final man accused in the shooting death of an Olathe teen in 2018 has been found guilty of murder while his three accomplices all previously pleaded guilty.

Governor declines specifics on Reid commutation

One week after he commuted the drunk driving sentence of former Kansas City Chiefs assistant coach Britt Reid, Missouri Governor Mike Parson declined to offer specifics about his decision.

Two fatally shot in wooded KC area identified as 19, 17-year-old boys

The two males fatally shot in a wooded area of Kansas City have been identified as a 19-year-old boy and a 17-year-old boy.

Jackson County Executive orders flag lowering and limited operations for Drexel Mack ceremony

In honor and tribute to the life and dedicated service of Drexel Mack, Jackson County Executive Frank White, Jr. is announcing a temporary adjustment in county operations. On Monday, March 11,...

'It's our duty': Organization in Kansas City founded by former police officer honors fallen heroes' families

"Answering the Call" has stepped up to provide support and assistance to the families of police officers who have made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.

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