In the city’s first homicide case in two years, police said the injured man called 911 just after 10 p.m. Wednesday and reported that he had been shot. He was found outside a home in the 8500 block of Hallet Street. Two bodies were found inside the home. Police did not release the names of the victims.
The former Jackson County court administrator was also ordered to pay $139,536 in restitution. Senior U.S. District Judge Howard Sachs said the ruling should serve to warn other public officials against stealing from taxpayers.
Updated July 8: This woman is wanted on a Lee's Summit warrant for fraudulently attempting to obtain a controlled substance and a Jackson County warrant for fraud. If you have information about any of these fugitives, call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-TIPS (816-474-8477), go to KCCrimeStoppers.com, or text TIP452 plus message and send to 274637. All calls are anonymous.
Freddie D. Price, 32, is accused in the June 4 killing of Shaunda Thomas, who had obtained a protection order against him. Thomas’ body was found on a playground outside an East Side apartment complex. Price is charged with first-degree murder, armed criminal action and violation of a protection order.
Platte County authorities have charged a Kansas City man with threatening to post nude photos of a 16-year-old girl if she didn’t have sex with him, and they are asking the public to help find any other victims.