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Kansas City police investigate homicide after woman's body found - KCTV5

Authorities are investigating a homicide after a woman's body was discovered in a park at 10th Street and Ewing. The body was discovered shortly before 2 p.m. in Kansas City. Police do not have a cause of death yet. Authorities are investigating a homicide after a woman's body was discovered in a

KCTV 5 - 2018-03-20 23:50:00

Women sought in connection with fatal shooting at KCK lounge, police say

Updated: 11:14 AM CDT Mar 20, 2018 Kansas City, Kansas, police are asking for help in finding two women in connection with a fatal shooting early Saturday at a lounge. Authorities said Michael Williams was an innocent bystander when he was hit by a shot that was randomly fired at the Firelight Lou

KMBC.COM - 2018-03-20 16:14:00

2 arrested following police pursuit ends in KCK - KCTV5

Two suspects are in custody after a police pursuit ended in Kansas City, KS. The pursuit began in Kansas City and ended up around 32nd and Orville in KCK. It's unknown why the pursuit happened. It wrapped up around 3 p.m. on Tuesday. This is a developing story. Stay tuned to KCTV5 News for more.

KCTV 5 - 2018-03-20 23:25:00

KC police investigate after man found shot in SUV at 39th, Prospect

Updated: 2:20 PM CDT Mar 20, 2018 Kansas City police are investigating after a man was found suffering from gunshot wounds in an SUV near 39th Street and Prospect Avenue Tuesday afternoon. Police were called to the area at 12:52 p.m. Updated: 2:20 PM CDT Mar 20, 2018 Kansas City police are inves

KMBC.COM - 2018-03-20 19:20:00

Man charged with raping elderly woman after DNA evidence linked him to crime

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KSHB.COM - 2018-03-20 16:52:46

KCPD launches death investigation after finding woman's body in Sheffield Park

The Jackson County Medical Examiner will determine the woman's cause of death Updated: 3:23 PM CDT Mar 20, 2018 KMBCSOURCE: KMBC The Kansas City Police Department has launched a death investigation after a woman's body was found in a park Tuesday afternoon. Police were called to Sheffield Park nea

KMBC.COM - 2018-03-20 20:23:00

Federal judge orders Kansas dad fighting deportation to be freed - KCTV5

A federal judge is freeing a Kansas father fighting efforts by the U.S. to deport him to Bangladesh pending the outcome of his case. Syed Ahmed Jamal, 55, was ordered to be released from the Platte County Jail on Tuesday after a hearing in Kansas City, MO. U.S. immigration officials put Jamal on a p

KCTV 5 - 2018-03-20 20:39:00

Man, woman in custody after high-speed chase and shootout with Missouri trooper

A Missouri man is under guard at Liberty Hospital after a high-speed chase and shootout Monday with a highway patrol trooper. The incident followed a home invasion Monday in Ridgeway, near the Iowa line. The Harrison County Sheriff's Department broadcast a description of the suspects' vehicle, which

KANSAS CITY STAR - 2018-03-20 20:25:00

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


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


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


Kansas City police say body of man found in parking lot

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Kansas City homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man whose body was found in a parking lot. Police say in a news release that the man's body was found Saturday morning in the lot a few blocks west of Elmwood Cemetery in the Lykins neighborhood in the northeast


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


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


Man charged after girlfriend is shot in face while children were - KCTV5

A Kansas City man has been charged in connection with the shooting of his girlfriend, which happened while children were home. Mervin M. McNeal, 34, faces charges of first-degree domestic assault and armed criminal action. According to court records, police went to Truman Medical Center early on Thu


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


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