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Former Leavenworth police officer indicted in 2017 fatal shooting of man in SUV

A former Leavenworth police officer has been indicted in the 2017 shooting death of Antonio Garcia, Jr. , who was in the driver’s seat of an SUV when the officer shot him multiple times.Leavenworth County Prosecutor Todd Thompson announced the indictment in a news conference Monday morning.Ken Barne

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2018-08-13 11:21:00

Kansas City police investigate shooting of infant

Police investigated the shooting of an infant early Monday morning in east Kansas City.Kansas City police said the child was shot in the ankle at 2 a.m. inside a house at 16th and Lister.AdvertisementOfficers were trying to determine how that infant was struck.The child was taken to the hospital. Po

KMBC.COM - 2018-08-13 09:39:00

Multiple agencies in standoff with suspect in 4900 block of Raytown Road

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —Multiple law-enforcement agencies are on the scene of a party that is barricaded inside of a home at 4902 Raytown Road in Kansas City, Missouri.The Kansas City Missouri Police Department confirmed the standoff. The Jackson County Sheriff's Office said the standoff occurred after th

KMBC.COM - 2018-08-13 20:25:00

Fleeing driver charged with deadly Kansas City crash

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) – A fleeing Kansas City driver has been charged with manslaughter in a deadly crash.Delozier -photo KCPDSamuel Dozier. 22, is charged in the death of 32-year-old Thomas Colatrella.Police said in court documents that Dozier fled Saturday night as officers attempted to stop a pi

STJOSEPHPOST.COM - 2018-08-13 13:03:44

Man killed by driver fleeing from police had gone out to get ice cream for girlfriend’s kids

“The kids were a little fussy,” said April Mercer, mother of four, “so Thomas offered to go get them ice cream spur of the moment.”

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-08-12 22:15:21

Shooting victim dropped off Research Medical Center dies from injuries

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City homicide detectives are investigating another deadly shooting after a man died at a hospital late Saturday night.Just before midnight– someone dropped Dajuan J. Alvarez off at Research Medical Center. He was shot in the area of 61st and Tracy.Police are asking anyone w

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-08-13 03:20:19

One seriously injured in latest KCMO shooting

According the Kansas City, Missouri, Police Department, one person was hospitalized with serious, but non-life-threatening, injuries.

KSHB.COM - 2018-08-13 01:51:50

Quavo Hits Half-Court Shot to Win $10,000 Bet Against Drake: Watch - Street Stalkin

The evening of the kick-off for the Aubrey and the Three Migos Tour in Kansas City, Mo. on Sunday was eventful in more ways than one. Unfortunately for Drake, it looks as if he left the Sprint Center with his pockets $10,000 lighter. A video has surfaced of Drizzy and Quavo engaged in a shooting com

STREETSTALKIN.COM - 2018-08-13 18:54:10

Man dies after shooting near 61st & Tracy

KANSAS CITY, Mo.— Shortly before midnight Saturday, a black male later identified as Dajuan J. Alvarez, 30, was brought to Research Medical Center in Brookside with unknown and died.

KSHB.COM - 2018-08-13 03:20:45

Grand jury files involuntary manslaughter indictment against Leavenworth officer

A grand jury indicted Matthew R. Harrington, 25, on one count of involuntary manslaughter in connection to the July 11, 2017 shooting.

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-08-13 16:38:05

Tonganoxie police searching for man last seen Saturday

Joseph Atchison was last seen in the city at about 3 p.m., he was driving a red 2000 Chevrolet S-10 pickup truck with Kansas tags: 898BBF. He was wearing tan cargo shorts, a grey T-shirt and a baseball cap.

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-08-12 21:19:05

Cardinals rally to beat Royals 8-2 for 5th straight win

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Tyson Ross throws to a Kansas City Royals batter in the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo., Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018.

MYSANANTONIO - 2018-08-12 21:37:45

Pickup truck in police chase Saturday in Kansas City hits car, killing driver

A man was killed Saturday night when his car was hit by a pickup truck that was being chased by Kansas City police.The wreck occurred about 9:30 p.m. near Smart and Monroe avenues in Kansas City’s Northeast neighborhood.Kansas City police said the incident began nearby at Independence and Hardesty a

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2018-08-12 11:18:00

Police working to determine who shot 7-month-old near 16th and Lawn

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are investigating after someone shot a seven-month-old child in the leg early Monday.It happened just before 2 a.m. near 16th and Lawn.Police say the child’s injuries are not life-threatening.Investigators are still trying to determine who pulled the trigger.police shut dow

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-08-13 10:56:09

Cardinals drop Kansas City 8-2 for for fifth straight win

The Cardinals' Patrick Wisdom, right, is congratulated by Greg Garcia after scoring in his major league debut Sunday in the third inning against the Royals in Kansas City, Missouri.Colin E. Braley ~ Associated Press

SEMOBALL.COM - 2018-08-13 05:00:00

Kansas City man charged in fatal crash that began with police pursuit

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A 23-year-old man was charged with involuntary manslaughter Sunday after killing another driver intwo-vehicle crash while fleeing from Kansas City, Missouri, policeone night earlier.

KSHB.COM - 2018-08-13 02:55:22

KCK man convicted of raping woman he met in Westport

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — On Friday a Jackson County jury convicted Kansas City, Kan., manDerek Donnellof multiple sex crimes for an incident that happened in June of 2017.


Driver being pursued by KCPD crashes into another car, killing other driver

The Tacoma driver didn’t stop at a stop sign, and hit a Chevrolet Impala on the driver’s side that was headed south on Monroe. The Impala was smashed into a retaining wall, the driver was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.

FOX4KC.COM - 2018-08-12 16:02:11

Jail claims inmate in ICU was injured in fall off of toilet

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (KCTV/CNN) -A Jackson County jail inmate was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.His family found him in the I.C.U. on a ventilator.The jail said he fell off the toilet.Meanwhile, the family said it’s clear to them there’s a whole lot more to this story.Timmothy Nevels has

WOWT - 2018-08-12 18:28:00

Deadly crash reported at I-435 and Gregory

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The northbound lanes of Interstate 435 were closed at Gregory following a deadly crash on Saturday morning.While at least one person died, details about other injuries haven’t been released yet. The lanes have since reopened and traffic is moving normally.FOX4 will update this sto