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  • Police need help identifying man who allegedly stole from Oak Park Mall jewelry store

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Overland Park Police Department is asking for help to identify a man wanted for allegedly stealing a ring from a jewelry store  at Oak Park Mall. According to investigators, the man briefly distracted the employee before putting the ring inside his coat pocket. Police said the alleged theft happened on Monday, Feb. 11. The only information police have is the suspect was seen leaving the business in a white GMC pickup truck. If you have  any […]

  • Police say driver crashes car into building following disturbance

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City police say the driver of a vehicle smashed into a building Friday morning in the 4100 Block of St. John Avenue. The crash happened around 10:45 a.m., at Home Healthcare LLC. Police say there was a disturbance over a crash before the vehicle hit the building. The vehicle ran into the front of the healthcare business, breaking the front glass. There are no injuries, and police haven’t said if anyone has been arrested.

  • Crews fight fire at firefighter’s home in south Kansas City

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Kansas City fire crews battled a one-alarm fire in bitter temperatures on Friday morning. The fire was reported in the 12500 block of Oak Court in south Kansas City. The fire chief tells FOX4 the home belongs to one of their firefighters who was on duty at the time of the blaze. The firefighter’s family wasn’t at home when the fire broke out. A neighbor called the firefighter and told him flames were coming from his […]

  • One person died in multi-vehicle crash in KC

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — One person died from injuries suffered in a crash Thursday night and another has life-threatening injuries after being ejected during a crash in Kansas City. Officials said there was a multi-vehicle crash just before 9:30 p.m. Thursday near 23rd Street and Topping Avenue. Both people involved in the crash were ejected from vehicles. It’s not clear at this time how many total vehicles were involved or what caused the crash.

  • 19-year-old Overland Park woman killed in crash

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — The Overland Park Police Department is investigating a deadly crash that happened late Monday night. Police said a 19-year-old woman was killed when her vehicle hit a concrete wall as she was exiting southbound U.S. 69 Highway at College Boulevard. Police have not yet released the woman’s name.      

  • Kansas City firefighters battle massive mulch fire at Missouri Organic Recycling

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — A large fire at a mulch yard shut down parts of 40 Highway near I-435 early Thursday morning at the Missouri Organic Recycling center. Smoke and flames could be seen for miles, but no injuries were reported. Fire crews worked throughout the day to keep it contained and extinguished the majority of the area affected. Officials believe a pile of brush spontaneously combusted, causing the flames to erupt. They said they’ll need a few days to […]

  • Bullets hit KCK restaurant during road rage incident, police looking for SUV, 3 people

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — A man fired multiple shots into Applebee’s at 3404 Rainbow Blvd., late Thursday night after a road rage incident in the parking lot. Police are looking for the driver and two passengers of a red Dodge Durango. Police describe the driver as a chubby Hispanic male in his 20s with short hair. There was a front seat passenger described as a skinny Hispanic male in his 20s and a white female in the rear seat in […]

  • Unique bumper stickers could help police find attempted kidnapper

    KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Kansas City, Kan., police hope distinctive stickers on the back trunk and one on either side of the rear center tail light will help them catch an attempted kidnapper. KCK police are looking for a suspect who reportedly tried to force a girl into his car on Aug. 27 at 4 p.m. According to police, a 17-year-old girl was walking to a nearby grocery store when the driver of a gray Chevrolet Malibu pulled over at 1106 […]

  • Shawnee Mission Schools want ACLU lawsuit against them dismissed

    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. — The Shawnee Mission School District is asking the U.S. District Court in Kansas to dismiss a lawsuit against them by the American Civil Liberties Union on behalf of student first amendment rights. The district filed the motion in August saying that the complaint doesn’t assert allegations amounting to Constitutional violations, and that former interim superintendent, Dr. Kenneth Southwick, was entitled to qualified immunity and couldn’t be held personally liable for district customs or policies. The ACLU says […]

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