Kansas City Police officer comforts a family member as detectives investigated the scene of a shooting in the 4600 block of Willow in May in Kansas City. Late Tuesday, Kansas City recorded its 121st homicide of 2016. The number of homicides recorded so far this year in Kansas City is the highest since 2008.
Kansas City Police officer comforts a family member as detectives investigated the scene of a shooting in the 4600 block of Willow in May in Kansas City. Late Tuesday, Kansas City recorded its 121st homicide of 2016. The number of homicides recorded so far this year in Kansas City is the highest since 2008. Shane Keyser skeyser@kcstar.com
Kansas City Police officer comforts a family member as detectives investigated the scene of a shooting in the 4600 block of Willow in May in Kansas City. Late Tuesday, Kansas City recorded its 121st homicide of 2016. The number of homicides recorded so far this year in Kansas City is the highest since 2008. Shane Keyser skeyser@kcstar.com

Kansas City marks its 121st homicide of the year — the highest number since 2008

December 15, 2016 1:48 PM