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Shooting victim found in car by Gladstone police dies in hospita - KCTV5

The Gladstone Police Department is investigating a homicide that happened late Saturday night. Police say they were dispatched to the 6500 block of N. Broadway on a call about a one-vehicle accident. After arriving, they found a unresponsive man suffering from a gunshot wound. Later identified as

KCTV 5 - 2018-03-19 00:48:00

Smoke visible for miles as building burns in Kansas City

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Only a shell of a building remains after a large fire on 33rd and Brooklyn Saturday evening. Multiple crews were called to the area just before 7 p.m. First responders saw heavy smoke and flames upon their arrival, and called a working-fire response. According to firefighters a

KSHB.COM - 2018-03-18 03:16:17

Man found with gunshot wound in crash, homicide investigation underway

GLADSTONE, Mo. -- Police are investigating after a man with a gunshot wound died late Saturday morning. Officers were called to the 6500 block of N. Broadway just before 11:30 a.m. for a reported one-vehicle accident. When they arrived, they found the driver unresponsive and suffering from a gunsho

KSHB.COM - 2018-03-18 21:59:07

KCPD, Hazmat crews investigating suspicious package near 65th and Wornall

Updated: 9:54 PM CDT Mar 18, 2018 Kansas City Police, fire, and hazmat crews have been called to investigate a reported suspicious package near 65th and Wornall. Police said that call came in around 8:50 p.m. Updated: 9:54 PM CDT Mar 18, 2018 Kansas City Police, fire, and hazmat crews have been

KMBC.COM - 2018-03-19 02:54:00

Person life-flighted after ATV accident in wooded area in Independence

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- A person was flown to the hospital via Life Fight after an ATV accident Saturday afternoon. According to a spokesperson with the City of Independence, crews were called to an area north of the Rock Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant just after 4:33 p.m. Responding units had to wa

KSHB.COM - 2018-03-18 00:08:19

Shootings on both sides of the state line; no witnesses

Two shootings, one on each side of the state line, and both victims refuse to help police fun the gunman. Kansas City, Mo. -- Two shootings, one on both sides of the state line, and both victims refuse to help police fun the gunman. Police in Kansas City, Kansas were dispatched to 10th and Gilmore a

KSHB.COM - 2018-03-19 03:48:46

Measles case identified in Miami County

PAOLA - Shortly after six measles cases were reported earlier this month associated with a Johnson County daycare, a new case has been reported in Miami County. Anyone who visited El Potro Mexican Cafe at 602 N. Pearl St. in Paola between 4 and 8 p.m. March 7 may have been exposed to measles, accord

REPUBLIC-ONLINE.COM - 2018-03-18 22:50:00

KCPD report homicide at 12th and Jackson

Cause of death is not being released at this point Updated: 10:41 AM CDT Mar 17, 2018 The Kansas City Police Department received a call around 7:30 a.m. Saturday morning at 12th and Jackson, and upon arrival an unidentified male was found in a parking lot with no signs of life. Police said they're

KMBC.COM - 2018-03-17 15:41:00

Naked man runs away from KCMO shooting scene

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Police are investigating the circumstances of a woman shot Friday morning, and while the woman is expected to recover from her injuries, the shooting isn't the only thing police are trying to understand. As residents in the neighborhood near 24th Street and Drury Avenue reported


Overland Park man charged in connection with apartment fire - KCTV5

An Overland Park man is facing arson charges in connection with a fire that happened at Cedar Crest Apartments on Friday. Darian Deron Patrick Mitchell has been charged with one count of arson and one count of aggravated arson. According to court documents, Mitchell damaged an apartment at the compl

KCTV 5 - 2018-03-17 21:34:00

Police looking for assistance finding 76-year-old Kansas City woman

Updated: 7:33 PM CDT Mar 16, 2018 The Kansas City Police Department is seeking assistance in locating 76-year-old Dorothy N. Hayes. Hayes was last seen walking near 69th and Cleveland on March 16 wearing gold prescription glasses, a purple top and blue Capri pants. Her hair is red and shaved on th


A security guard fell asleep. A burglar broke in and bit off part of his face, Tenn. cops say | The Kansas City Star

A Memphis, Tenn., man working security at a recording studio woke up to a banging on the door and the sound of broken glass. By the end of the night, an intruder had bitten off a chunk of his face and left a piece of cheek laying bloody on the floor, according to a police affidavit obtained by Fox 1


Man charged with shooting girlfriend Thursday in Kansas City

A Kansas City man has been charged with shooting his girlfriend in a residence while children were there, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced Friday. Mervin M. McNeal, 34, faces first-degree assault charges and armed criminal action charges. According to court records, police resp


Elderly KC woman looking for help to keep her nearly 100-year-old home from falling apart

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- About 30 years ago, Brenda Baker found her dream home. But now it's falling apart, and the Kansas City woman hopes someone can help. "I felt it around me when I walked in," Baker said of her KC home. "You know, when you look at houses for so long, when you walk in to one, you can


Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, killing four people, crushing cars

MIAMI - A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, crushing vehicles on a busy highway below and killing at least four people, officials said. First responders recovered at least four bodies from the scene, Miami-Dade County Fire Chief Dave Do


Kansas City man identified as victim in Wednesday homicide in Independence

Independence police on Thursday identified a 30-year-old Kansas City man as the victim of a fatal shooting reported Wednesday night in the 16600 block of East 28th Place. Christopher A. Harris Jr. was found shot and killed late Wednesday in front of a home, according to police. Detectives were loo


Kansas movie theater is oldest in the world, located just outside of Kansas City

OTTAWA, Kan. - The Plaza Cinema has been showing films since 1907. For years, it's held the title of America's Oldest Cinema, but owner Peach Madl made it her mission to prove it was indeed the oldest in the world. After years of collecting evidence - everything from court documents to photographs a


Several cars burn in Kansas City parking lot

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Two cars were burned to their shells and another eight cars suffered damage in a fire Thursday morning in the parking lot of a credit union. Fire crews were called to the area of Bannister Road and Holmes Road just after 4 a.m. when a woman called 9-1-1 reporting several cars were


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2 people taken to hospital after shooting near 39th and Mersington

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Two people were shot Wednesday night in Kansas City, police say. The shooting happened around 9 p.m. Wednesday near East 39th Street and Mersington Avenue. Both victims were taken to the hospital, police on scene said. Their conditions are not known at this time. Police are on sce