Kansas City Crime Scene: Critical Gunfire & Community Outreach

A few more crime stories to consider this weekend as we offer this quick roundup of shooting, police action, court cases and the ongoing effort to get the public involved in the fight against rising violence.

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Kansas City police investigating shooting that left one with critical injuries

The shooting happened just after 5 p.m. in the 7100 block of Indiana Avenue.

Kansas man who bit infant sent to KC area hospital sentenced to prison

The Kansas man who bit an infant who had been sent to a Kansas City area hospital has now been sentenced to prison.

'A violent murder': Carthage man accused of killing wife near KC, driving body to SW MO

A Carthage man has been charged with one count of abandonment of a corpse in Jasper County and one count of second-degree murder in Miami County.

Accused 18-year-old shooter of Lawrence teen now in custody

An 18-year-old sought by Lawrence Police is now behind bars following the fatal early-morning shooting of a 17-year-old.

Days after carrying grandmother's casket, KC man was killed in Crossroads shooting

McKinley Johnson was killed in a homicide early Monday morning in Kansas City, days after the funeral of his grandmother.

'I was treated worse than an animal during the 11 years spent on death row'

David Hosier, who was executed on June 11 for a crime he insisted he didn't commit, described the harrowing conditions of Missouri's death row, where he spent the last 11 years of his life

Kansas City, Missouri, police ask public for information in Sunday shooting

Detectives with the Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department are asking the public to share any information relating to a shooting Sunday night.

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