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Kansas City, Kansas police investigating fatal shooting near 55th and Leavenworth Road
This story is developingKANSAS CITY, Kan. —The Kansas City, Kansas Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting after an incident Thursday evening.KCK Police tweeted that one person has been killed in a shooting near 55th Street and Leavenworth Road.
Police discover two dead bodies at Longview Lake
Kansas City Police are on the scene investigatingKANSAS CITY, Mo. —The Kansas City Police Department is investigating two dead bodies found at Longview Lake.Officers were dispatched to the 12500 block of Raytown Road at 12:49 p.m. Police said a reporting party found two dead bodies deep in the woods
2 bodies found in woods off Raytown Road
KANSAS CITY, Mo.— Two bodies were found in woods off Raytown Road Wednesday.According to the Kansas City Police Department, officers were sent to the 12500 block of Raytown Road. Someone told police there were two bodies in the woods and led officers there.Homicide detectives and crime scene technic
First Alert: Warm, humid Thursday; storms possible in the evening
Your Thursday will be warm and humid. We could see scattered storms develop in the evening.
Life in prison for pair who kidnapped and killed a Kansas City man
Two men who kidnapped and killed a Kansas City man in 2016 were sentenced Wednesday to multiple life terms in federal prison without parole.Raynal King, 27, and Howard Ross III, 23, were sentenced in U.S. District Court in Kansas City, where a jury in February found them guilty of kidnapping resulti
Families fear 2 bodies found near Longview Lake may be their missing loved ones
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- You could see the worry, fear and tears on the faces of the families of 25-year-old Keith Wasmer and 29-year-old Michael Brewer.
Death of man found at 17th and White in Kansas City is ruled a homicide
The victim has been identified as Justin Graham, 26. A resident contacted police after seeing the the body. Arriving officers found Graham, who was later pronounced dead.
I-470 southbound closed at 40 Highway in Independence due to work zone crash
This story is developingINDEPENDENCE, Mo. —The nightmare traffic scenario worsens.All southbound lanes of I-470 are CLOSED at 40 Highway in Independence after a crash in the work zone at that location.AdvertisementMotorists are advised to use an alternate route.No word yet on any injuries, or an exp
Victim dies in shooting in 5500 block of Leavenworth Road
Kansas City, Kansas, police are investigating the shooting death of a man in the 5500 block of Leavenworth Road on Wednesday evening.
Man charged in theft of more than 60 weapons in Independence gun store burglary
A Kansas City, Kan., man was charged Wednesday with helping to break into anIndependence gun store and steal dozens of firearms.Keyon D. Johnson, 21, was charged in federal court with stealing firearms from a licensed dealer and transporting stolen firearms across state lines.There were 64 guns stol
Kansas City police start investigation after man is fatally shot at 35th and Prospect
Kansas City police are investigating a homicide after a man was found fatally shot about midnight in the 3500 block of Prospect Avenue.Officers were summoned to the intersection for a reported shooting and found the victim. Fire and emergency crews arrived and pronounced the man dead a short time la
Convicted felon passed FBI background check to buy gun used to shoot 3 KC officers
On July 15, after a 9-day manhunt, undercover officers spotted Mack at the Sky Vue motel on 40 Highway near Interstate 435. When Mack realized he had been found, KCPD Chief Rick Smith said, “He just popped up all of the sudden and engaged the officer."
First Alert: Expect off-and-on rain showers Wednesday
Your Wednesday will be a muggy one. We'll see off-and-on rain showers throughout the day. The high will be in the low 80s.
Motorcyclist killed in Interstate 49 wreck was Grandview woman
Kansas City police have released the name of a 37-year-old woman who was killed Tuesday in a motorcycle crash in south Kansas City.Kristin E. Hammer of Grandview was riding a Kawasaki motorcycle southbound on the service road along Interstate 49 just north of Missouri 150 when she apparently lost co
Shooting kills man near 35th & Prospect
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One man has died in a shooting near 35th and Prospect.Police responded before midnight Tuesday night.The victim died at the scene.Police say he is the 79th person to die in a homicide in the city this year.Anyone with information is asked to call the Homicide Unit at 816-234-5043
I-435 closed in both directions in Lenexa, Kansas, due to fatal crash
KANSAS CITY, Mo. –I-435 is closed in both directions between 87th Street and Midland Drive in Lenexa, Kansas, due to a fatal crash.Police said the interstate would remain closed for several hours, affecting morning rush hour traffic.Drivers are advised to use Shawnee Mission Parkway, K-7, or K-10 to
KCPD: Man gunned down near 35th, Prospect Tuesday
Kansas City police said a man was shot to death Tuesday night near 35th Street and Prospect Avenue. Investigators say it's the 79th homicide of 2018.
Lee's Summit man wins $100,000 lottery prize
A Lee's Summit man won $100,000 playing a "Cash Craze" Scratchers ticket, the Missouri Lottery said.
Dozens of people camp out overnight in hopes of winning free donuts for a year
"Just to come sit and wait it out, and hopefully be the first one," she said.
North Kansas City School District begins new year with two new elementary schools
“Sixth grade is a really challenging time in the life of a student. We spent over a year with teachers and administrators researching, talking about and designing an instructional model we felt would best support our sixth-graders as they make that transition to middle school," explained Assistant S