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  • 18th & Vine shooting leaves one with life threatening injuries

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Police are investigating after someone was shot near 18th and Vine shortly before 1 a.m. Sunday. According to police, responding officers saw the victim in a parking lot just south of 1805 Vine suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a nearby hospital with life threatening injuries.¬†While investigating, officers were able to recover multiple shell casings from the area. There is no suspect description at this time. Anyone with information regarding this incident […]

  • Metro fire crews working multiple house fires caused by lightning

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — Crews from Overland Park and the Lenexa Fire Department responded to a Sunday morning house fire near 105th and Bradshaw after lightning struck the home. According to the OPFD, shortly before 8 a.m. crews arrived in the area and saw smoke coming out of the attic of a two-story home. First responders noted that all of the residents of the house made it out safely, and no injuries were reported. While the fire crews were working […]

  • Man critically injured in Saturday night shooting

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Police Department is investigating after a man was found shot in the street late Saturday night near 35th and Askew Avenue. According to police, officers were called to the area to investigate reports of a shooting shortly after 11 p.m. They discovered a man with multiple gunshot wounds laying in the street. The victim was unable to give a statement about the shooting at that time, and no one at the scene was […]

  • Hit and run crash leaves pedestrian with serious injuries

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Shortly after 4 a.m. Sunday morning police responded to 31st and Benton Boulevard to investigate a woman struck by a vehicle. According to police investigators, the woman was getting into a vehicle parked along the south side of 31st Street just east of Benton. A vehicle traveling west lost control, crossed the roadway, and struck the woman trying to get into her car. The suspect vehicle fled the scene and was last seen driving north on […]

  • Pedestrian struck, killed in eastern KCMO

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Officers are investigating after a woman was struck and killed by a van early Sunday morning in eastern Kansas City. According to police investigators, shortly before 6 a.m. Sunday morning, a woman was lying in the eastbound lane of 47th Street just east of Ridgeway when she was struck by a Ford E-150 van traveling east. The woman was pronounced deceased at the scene. This accident remains under investigation.

  • Early morning Westport shooting leaves one in critical condition

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Off-duty KCPD officers responded to an early morning shooting in Westport Saturday that left one man in critical condition. According to police, shortly after 3 a.m. off-duty officers were advised someone had been shot near the parking garage at 4050 Mill Street. Upon arrival, they discovered the victim, a 29-year-old black male, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. The responding officers administered life-saving measures while EMS units were sent to the area. The victim was transported to […]

  • Woman shot, killed in overnight Raytown park shooting

    RAYTOWN, Mo. — Police are investigating after a woman was found shot in a Raytown park shortly after midnight Saturday morning. According to the Raytown Police Department, officers were called to the area of Sarah Colman-Livengood Park on reports of someone shooting into residences nearby. After arriving at the scene, the officers were told that a woman had been shot in the park across from the homes reportedly damaged by gunfire. They located a group of people giving first aid […]

  • Pregnant woman and 2-year-old critically injured in KCK shooting

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — The Kansas City, Kansas Police Department are investigating after a shooting left a pregnant mother and her 2-year-old son with critical injuries late Saturday night. According to police, shortly after 11 p.m. officers were called to the 600 block of South 11th Street to investigate reports of a shooting. After they arrived, the officers found a pregnant woman and her 2-year-old son, both with gunshot wounds. The woman and child were taken to a nearby hospital […]

  • Victim has been identified in the police shooting

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The Kansas City Police Department is investigating a domestic violence disturbance that escalated into an officer-involved shooting shortly after midnight Sunday morning. According to police, officers were called to 70th Street and Bellefontaine Avenue at 12:30 a.m. to investigate reports of a domestic violence disturbance involving a handgun. Many witnesses called 911 and reported seeing a man with a gun force his way into a residence at that location. One 911 caller reported that the suspect […]

  • Four people injured in overnight Kansas City shooting

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police are investigating after four people were shot late Saturday night near 39th and Main. Officers were patrolling in the area when they heard gun shots and witnessed multiple people spilling out of 3933 Main Street. The responding officers located three wounded people inside the location, two with gunshot wounds and one who was trampled by the crowd of people fleeing. All of the victims were transported to a nearby hospital. A fourth person […]

  • Device explodes inside SUV in KCK

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — According to Chief Terry Zeigler with the Kansas City, KS Police Department, the bomb unit was sent to help assist the fire department at the scene of an explosion near 61st & Leavenworth. FOX 4’s Jessica Eley reports that a device exploded inside an abandoned vehicle at the Royal Garden Apartments. The ATF are working with the KCKPD and KCKFD to determine the cause of the explosion. The collected evidence has been sent to the ATF […]

  • 2 KCPD Officers injured in overnight crash

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Two officers were injured in a two-vehicle crash involving a police car early Sunday morning. According to police, the police car and the other vehicle crashed into each other at 23rd and Van Brunt shortly after 3 a.m. The two officers received minor injuries and were transported to a nearby hospital for treatment. The driver of the other vehicle was not injured in the crash. The preliminary investigation revealed that the stoplights were not functioning at […]

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