Crime

KC police officer’s online post about Ferguson case is under scrutiny

The post showed a picture of a young man with a wad of money in his mouth and a gun in his hand. “I’m sure young Michael Brown is innocent and just misunderstood. I’m sure he is a pillar of the Ferguson community,” Officer Marc Catron commented in the post with the photograph. The picture actually shows a murder suspect in Oregon.

Crime

Kansas City teen is accused in double homicide

Ra’mond Taylor, 18, is charged with two counts of second-degree murder, three counts of armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon. The two victims, Rollonn Gordon, 21, and Deon Drew, 33, may have been the mistaken targets of a revenge shooting.

Crime

Two lawsuits arising from fatal KCK party bus crash are settled

The lawsuits stemmed from the May 2013 death of 26-year-old Jamie Frecks, who fell from a bus operated by Midnight Express that was traveling on Interstate 35. A Wyandotte County district judge last month found that the owners and operators of Midnight Express were negligent and responsible for Frecks’ fall from the bus.

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