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Kansas City, MO. 64108.

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Overland Park police hold meeting to address violent crime in 79th, Grant area

In a community meeting addressing recent violent crime in the area of 79th and Grant streets, Overland Park Police Capt. Jim Sutterby shared an update Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, on one of the cases — a shooting that killed a teen. It happened Jan. 23.