Kansas City Gunfire Postscript

Recent days have been EXCEPTIONALLY VIOLENT IN KANSAS CITY . . . This news item is worth reaching back to pick up if only because it provides Summer context moving forward.

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"The Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department says that around 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 7, emergency crews were called to the area of Independence and White Ave., near the Westlake Ace Hardware, with reports of a shooting."

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One in critical condition after shooting reported near Kansas City hardware store

A man is fighting for his life after an afternoon shooting near a Kansas City hardware store left him in critical condition.