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Woman dead, another injured in disturbance at KC home
Responding officers immediately detained a man walking away from the house for questioning. Shortly after they found the first victim, possibly the grandmother of the family, on the front porch. At that time she had life-threatening injuries. The second victim, whom a source describes as possibly a
1 woman dead, another seriously injured in Sunday night incident
KANSAS CITY, Mo.— One woman is dead and another suffered serious injuries after an incident Sunday night.KCPD said officers were called to a disturbance in the 5200 block of Franklin Avenue just after 9:30 p.m. When they got there, they saw a man walking away from the residence to which they’d been
Boy drowns in pool at Embassy Suites hotel in Westport/Plaza area
Officers were called to the pool at 10:50 p.m. on the reported drowning. Emergency crews arrived and found two people performing CPR on the boy, said to be about 10 years old. They continued efforts to save his life and took him to a hospital, but the boy died.
Kansas City Police Say 2nd Sheriff's Deputy Dies After Shooting | KOGO AM
The department confirmed Saturday in a post on that Deputy Teresa King, 44, died shortly after midnight just hours after the shooting on Friday. Officer Patrick Rohrer, 35, also died of his injuries earlier.
Police detain man after two women found seriously injured at KC house; one dies
Police detained a man after two woman were found seriously injured at a Kansas City house Sunday night and one later died of her injuries.Police responding to reports of a disturbance about 9:30 p.m. at a house in the 5200 block of Franklin Avenue saw the man walking away from the house. Officers st
Police identify two men killed by police in downtown Kansas City
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police have released the names of two men shot and killed by officers in downtown Kansas City.Police say 34-year-old Robert White and 33-year-old Timothy Mosley were killed in the shooting late Thursday afternoon. Police say the men were fighting over a golf cart and a gun in the
Kansas City homicide victim identified
The shooting happened around 9:30 p.m. at a home in the 5200 block of Franklin Avenue. Police on Monday identified the homicide victim as Jamie L Abernathy, 58, of Kansas City.
Fallen Wyandotte Co. deputies to be laid to rest Thursday
Deputy Theresa King, 44, and Deputy Patrick Rohrer, 35,were shot and killedby an inmate as they were preparing to leave the courthouse Friday morning, according to the Sheriff’s Office.
Police identify woman shot, killed while armed with a sword during Northland standoff
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A woman with a sword was shot and killed by police Thursday afternoon after a standoff in the Northland. On Friday police identified her Ashley D. Fulkerson, a 28-year-old woman from Kansas City.
Police clarify 2 deputies shot as they were preparing to leave courthouse
Two Wyandotte County deputies were shot by an inmate as they were preparing to leave the courthouse Friday morning in downtown Kansas City, Kansas, police said.
Police: Woman, 90, missing in Kansas City
Bessie Edwards last seen TuesdayKANSAS CITY, Mo. —Kansas City police are asking for help after a 90-year-old woman went missing.Authorities said Bessie L. Edwards was last seen at her home on Tuesday near 24th Street and Chestnut Avenue.AdvertisementPolice said Edwards possibly has dementia.Anyone w
2 sheriff's deputies in Kansas shot; conditions unknown
KANSAS CITY, Kansas — Wyandotte County, Kansas Sheriff's Office dispatchers confirmed two of its deputies were shot Friday morning.
Suspect in WyCo deputies shooting has lengthy criminal history
Fielder is already facing charges of aggravated assault, robbery, battery and murder. On Friday, he was at the Wyandotte County Courthouse for a hearing on the robbery charge.
Officials identify two men killed after police shooting in downtown KC
“At first it looked like it was a harmless fight,” witness Matthew Sinno said. “At one point you saw the guy take out a weapon, and it looked like he was pistol whipping the other guy.”
Man rescued from Missouri River after reportedly being in water for 3 days
He was pulled from the water near Farley, Missouri, where the Missouri and Platte rivers meet.
Police identify teenager killed in KCK dirt bike crash
KANSAS CITY, Kan. — On Thursday investigators identified the teenage victim of a deadly dirt bike crash that happened at South 10th Street and Rosedale Drive on Tuesday. Kaiden Colston, 15, died in the crash, no other vehicles were involved.
Independence police looking for man who exposed himself to 10-year-old girl
KANSAS CITY, Mo.— Independence police said they are looking for a man who exposed himself to a 10-year-old girl.Police said a white man approached the girl in his car in the 1800 block of South Overton Avenue.When he pulled up to her, he intentionally exposed himself, committed a lewd act and then d
Man, 44, identified as victim in Wednesday homicide on 40th Terrace in Kansas City
Kansas City police have released the name of a 44-year-old man killed in a Wednesday afternoon shooting in East Kansas City.Brian K. Mitchell was found shot, lying on the pavement of a parking area shortly before 6 p.m. Wednesday in the 5900 block of East 40th Terrace.Read MoreMan killed in Kansas C
KC mom: Someone shot 13-year-old in jaw as he was locking her car
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A 13-year-old boy is recovering in the hospital after someone shot him as he was standing at the front door of his home Wednesday night.It happened near 56th and Wayne around 10:30 p.m.The boy's mom said she had just returned home from work and asked her son to lock up her car a
13-year-old boy shot in Kansas City in serious condition
A 13-year-old boy is in stable condition after he was shot near 56th and Wayne Wednesday night.Officers responded to a call in the area about 10:40 p.m. and found the boy. Witnesses told police that the shooting happened near where the boy was found but did not see it happen.The 13-year-old was take