Shooting

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Marc LaVoie
August 12, 2019 - 7:34 am
Kansas City police say a shooting over the weekend killed an eight-year-old boy and left a woman with a gunshot wound to the leg. The shooting happened late Saturday near 83rd and Tracy. The boy and the woman where at home when someone sprayed the house with bullets. The boy, whose name was not...
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Marc LaVoie
July 22, 2019 - 6:00 am
A 36-year-old man is dead following a triple shooting Saturday afternoon near Independence Avenue and Monroe. Police say the incident happened around 12:30. The man who died is identified as Leon Robinson Jr., 36. The two other shooting victims were found at a nearby Family Dollar store. They were...
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AP News Staff
June 25, 2019 - 7:28 am
OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (AP) - A clerk at a suburban Kansas City phone store will not be charged in the fatal shooting of a man who police say was trying to rob the store. Fox4KC reports the Johnson County District Attorney's office announced Monday that the June 10 shooting at a Boost Mobile store in...
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AP News Staff
May 14, 2019 - 6:44 am
ST. LOUIS (AP) - St. Louis Police say five people have been shot, including three who died, following an incident at a home on the city's north side. Authorities say the shooting happened just before 9 p.m. Monday in the 4000 block of Shreve. Police said one victim is in critical condition, while...
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KMBZ News Staff
December 04, 2018 - 5:39 am
The male victim in the Monday night shooting at the entrance to KU Hospital has now died, according to KCK police. He was one of two shot by a gunman late Monday in the entrance to the hospital, who then killed himself. Police were first notified of a shooting at 7th and Osage around 11:30 p.m...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 29, 2018 - 3:39 pm
Overland Park, KS - Police have released surveillance images of three men they are calling 'persons of interest' in the shooting that took place outside of Oak Park mall Friday night. Gunshots were fired at Oak Park Mall around 8:15 Friday night, sending patrons scrambling for cover and damaging...
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KMBZ News Staff
October 26, 2018 - 8:54 pm
Overland Park, KS - Gunshots were fired at Oak Park Mall around 8:15 Friday night, sending patrons scrambling for cover and damaging window panes of doors leading to the food court Police say there are signs that someone may have been hurt after they found blood, but so far, no signs of that...
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Marc LaVoie
July 16, 2018 - 5:21 am
Three Kansas City Police officers are in stable condition and a murder suspect is dead after shootouts in three locations on the city's east side. The man police were looking for was wanted in connection with the July 6 shooting death of 25-year-old Sharath Koppu, a UMKC master's degree student...
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Bill Grady
July 10, 2018 - 4:20 am
Kansas City Mayor Sly James is expressing his frustration after last weekends shooting in Westport in which two people were injured. The victims did not suffer life-threatening wounds, and the suspected shooter has been charged. Last December's resolution to privatize sidewalks and add security...
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Bill Grady
July 09, 2018 - 3:29 am
A shooting in Westport early Sunday morning raised new concerns about the level of security provided in the entertainment district. A man fired a pistol into a crowd just before 3 a.m. at Westport Road and Pennsylvania. Two people were struck; their wounds are not considered to be life-threatening...
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