Murder

Bill Grady
August 13, 2019 - 6:32 am
Kansas City, MO - This morning, police officers and volunteers went door to door in the neighborhood around 83rd and Tracy hading out flyers, hoping to find someone who saw or heard something that will lead to the arrest of Brian Bartlett's killer. The 8-year-old boy was shot to death while he...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
Bill Grady
May 15, 2019 - 5:39 am
The Clay County prosecutor's office has filed four criminal counts in a nightmarish murder case in which the victim was shot and dismembered. Kansas City Police say firefighters found Matthew Calkins' remains wrapped in a tarp in the basement of a home on North Poe on May 5. Calkins was 35. Colton...
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KMBZ News Staff
January 17, 2019 - 2:01 pm
Kansas City, MO - A 25-year-old Kansas City man is facing a murder charge accused of fatally shooting a woman driving near the Downtown Loop early Wednesday. Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced charges against Dakkota S. Siders, 25, of 2nd degree Murder, along with Unlawful...
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Mugshot of Quayyim Farris
KCPD
Kara Marxer
August 09, 2018 - 10:02 am
Kansas City police have issued a community alert for a man they believe may be responsible for a murder at a Kansas City park. Terriante McClinton was gunned down Tuesday night in the park near 9th and Harrison. Witnesses told police McClinton was arguing with another man before he was shot. Police...
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KMBZ News Staff
July 23, 2018 - 10:29 am
Kansas City, MO - A former nail salon manager has been found guilty of several felonies, including second degree murder for the deaths of two Kansas City firefighters. Following a week-long bench trial, a Jackson County judge also found Thu Hong Nguyen guilty of arson for setting the fire at a...
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Surveillance video shows a person of interest in a shooting outside the Uptown Theater on May 11, 2018
Kansas City Police Dept.
May 25, 2018 - 12:40 pm
Kansas City police have released surveillance video of a person of interest in a murder outside the Uptown Theater. Michael Silas was killed on May 11th as the concert featuring Memphis rapper Yo Gotti was wrapping up. Silas was found shot to death in a parking lot near 37th and Broadway Boulevard...
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KMBZ News Staff
May 16, 2018 - 5:50 am
Updated 21May18... Kansas City, MO - A Mexican-national in the country illegally and who told police "voices tell him who to shoot" but that he decides, has now been charged with murder for the death of Russell Fisk on Friday, May 11th in the Kansas City Northland. Arnoldo Pompa-Rascon, 41, has...
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Johnson County Jail
November 30, 2017 - 8:22 am
GARDNER, Kan. (AP) - A judge has found sufficient evidence for a woman to be tried in the death of her fiance's 2-year-old daughter. The Kansas City Star reports that 25-year-old Lindsey Thomasson entered a not guilty plea after she was bound over for trial Tuesday on a charge of first-degree...
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Marc LaVoie
November 13, 2017 - 4:37 am
Three people are dead after a shooting at a home in the 4900 block of East 17th Street in Kansas City. Officers were sent to a home for the report of a shooting around 10 a.m. Friday. They found the three victims in the house. A man and woman were pronounced dead at the scene. A woman was rushed to...
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Fowler Pickert Eisenmenger, LLC
Marc LaVoie
October 26, 2017 - 4:52 am
Police continue their investigation into the Wednesday morning murder of a Kansas City attorney. Tom Pickert, 39, was gunned down in his front yard along 66th Terrace, east of Wornall Road. His wife heard the gunshot and found him dead. "My heart goes out to them and their family," said one...
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