Shooting

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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KMBC Channel 9 News
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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Marc LaVoie
July 06, 2018 - 5:44 am
Overland Park Police say a fight between a boyfriend and girlfriend led to an incident in which they shot and injured a suspect early Friday. Officials received multiple 911 calls around 1 a.m. about the disturbance in the area of West 79th Street and Grant. The female got away from the male, who...
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Surveillance video shows a woman talking on a cell phone and a man in blue shorts holding a gun out to his side at a BP gas station on Red Bridge Blvd on June 9
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Kara Marxer
June 28, 2018 - 11:15 am
A 4-year-old who was shot earlier this month continues to recover, but police are now asking for the public's help to identify a man and woman seen in surveillance footage from a BP gas station along Red Bridge Road. The shooting on June 9th erupted around 6 p.m. when two people started shooting at...
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Kara Marxer
March 30, 2018 - 11:31 am
A shooting suspect is in custody after a short chase Friday morning. Kansas City Police say the shooting happened near Euclid and 30th Street around 10:15 a.m. Officers quickly spotted the suspect and gave chase. He sped off, eventually crashing into a light pole near 26th and Indiana. He got out...
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Marc LaVoie
January 22, 2018 - 7:09 am
A 9-year-old boy was killed in an apparent rolling gun battle shooting shortly after midnight Sunday in the Kansas City Metro. Officers found the boy in critical condition when they responded to a call in Grandview. The boy was pronounced dead at a hospital. The boy's father said he didn't know...
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December 06, 2017 - 7:57 am
ARNOLD, Mo. (AP) - Authorities say a suburban St. Louis police officer who was shot in the head by a handcuffed burglary suspect has survived surgery and is in stable condition. Officer Ryan O'Connor was rushed to St. Anthony's Medical Center in St. Louis County on Tuesday after being shot by 29-...
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Travis Walker
November 22, 2017 - 4:18 pm
15 year old December Htoo was a standout student at JC Harmon High School in Kansas city, Kansas. He was found shot to death over November 17, 2017 inside the laundromat where he worked at called Maple Hill Laundry. Today hundreds of people have gathered to remember December with balloon release...
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KMBC Channel 9 News
October 02, 2017 - 5:10 am
Lawrence Police are investigating a downtown shooting that left three people dead and wounded two others. The Lawrence Journal-World reports the shooting happened around 1:45 a.m. Sunday in a popular restaurant and bar area downtown not far from police headquarters. Kelly Schmidt, owner of the...
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