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Woman dies after being stabbed by another woman in KC home
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A woman was stabbed to death by another woman Wednesday night inside a Kansas City home, police say.
Two dead in crash in Bonner Springs, police say
KANSAS CITY, Mo.-- Two people died in a crash Wednesday afternoon in Bonner Springs, Kansas according to police.
80-year-old man dies after stolen truck causes crash at intersection of Bannister and Wornall
KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) – Police say one person has died after a stolen truck plowed through an intersection on Wednesday.The crash happened before 11:10 a.m. at the intersection of Bannister Wornall Roads.Police say a person stole a work truck that was pulling a trailer.Officers say the owner of the
Oak Grove man charged with murder after woman killed in Independence double shooting
JACKSON COUNTY, MO (KCTV) -- An Oak Grove man has been charged with murder after a woman was shot and killed during a double shooting early Tuesday morning in Independence.David Harris, 18, is charged with one count of second-degree murder, one count of first-degree assault and two counts of armed c
Family of Independence teen murder victim keep community clean in his honor
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- An Independence, Mo. teen was shot and killed walking home from Van Horn High School on September 19, 2016.
Independence woman is pulled face-to-face with gunman; he kills her, police say
An enraged gunman who invadedan Independence apartment Tuesday morninghad already shot his male rival when the wounded man grabbed 20-year-old Mary Schmitz and pulled her between them.The alleged shooter — 18-year-old David A. Harris of Oak Grove — opened fire once more, killing Schmitz, according t
Kansas City, Kansas officers assaulted, one bitten Wednesday, chief says
KANSAS CITY, Mo.-- Two Kansas City, Kansas police officers were assaulted Wednesday morning, according to the police chief.The incident occurred in the 1200 block of North 10th Street, KCK Police Chief Terry Zeigler said on Twitter.One officer was bitten by the suspect and was going to a clinic to b
One person from Jackson County likely died from West Nile Virus
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One person has likely died from West Nile Virus in Jackson County, according toMissouri health officials.
Man steals converted ambulance, crashes, kills man
He drove into Kansas City, Mo., and ran a red light at Bannister Road and Summit Street.
Man charged in killing of teen after Kansas City fight
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Authorities say a man has charged in the fatal shooting of a teen a few blocks from the Kansas City Zoo.Thirty-year-old Brandon Neal has been charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action in the Aug. 25 death of 17-year-old Raphael Grimmett. Bond is set at $250,0
One dead in hit-and-run crash at Bannister and Wornall in Kansas City
At least one person has been reported killed and another person apparently fled on foot into a nearby neighborhood after a traffic wreck shut down the intersection of Bannister and Wornall roads Wednesday in south Kansas City.The crash shortly after 11 a.m. littered debris across the intersection, w
Kansas City man charged with murder in August shooting
KANSAS CITY, Mo.-- A Kansas City man has been charged in a fatal shooting that occurred in August on Cleveland Avenue, officials said Tuesday.Brandon Neal, 30, was charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action, according to Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker.Neal is accused of
One person dead, another fighting for their life after shooting in Independence
INDEPENDENCE, Mo. -- One person is dead and a second person is fighting for their life at the hospital after a shooting in Independence early Tuesday.The shooting happened around 4 a.m. at Cedar Brooke Apartments along Quail Creek Drive. The apartment complex is in the general area of 40-Highway and
Man charged in fatal August shooting on Cleveland Avenue
KANSAS CITY, MO. (KCTV) -- A 30-year-old man has been charged in the Aug. 25 shooting of Raphael Grimmett.Brandon Neal is charged with first-degree murder and armed criminal action.Grimmett was shot and killed in the 6800 block of Cleveland Ave. in Kansas City.According to court documents, several w
Missouri Supreme Court hears appeal from man sentenced to death for killing state trooper, for a second time - Missourinet
Shockley killed Missouri State Highway Patrol Sergeant Dewayne Graham on March 20, 2005. In 2009, a jury convicted him of first-degree murder and armed criminal action for the shooting. It also convicted him of leaving the scene of an accident in November 2004.
Kansas City police investigate shooting at 37th, Benton
KANSAS CITY, MO. (KCTV) -- Police in Kansas City are investigating a shooting that's left one person with serious injuries.The shooting happened just past 6 p.m. on Tuesday night at East 37th Street and Benton.There are no additional details available.
KC man charged in deadly shooting of 23-year-old outside 18th and Vine club
Court documents say police were called to the Juke House near 18th and Highland on the night of Sept. 8. When officers arrived, off-duty officers were performing CPR on Starr, but he was soon pronounced dead at the scene from gunshot wounds.
Kansas City McDonald's workers to join nationwide protest on sexual harassment
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —On Tuesday, Kansas City McDonald's workers will join a first-ever nationwide strike, protesting sexual harassment.
Man charged in homicide at 18th and Vine
Gary Starr, 23, was shot and killedon Sept. 8 while waiting in line at Juke house with two other people.
Jellyfish in Missouri? Now is the best time to see them
MONROE COUNTY, Mo. — A day on the water at Mark Twain State Park could have you seeing more than fish and birds.An employee with the Missouri Department of Conservationrecently took a videoof dozens of freshwater jellyfish floating on the surface of Lake Tom Sawyer. September is the perfect time to