Kansas City police kill suspect, 2 others dead - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Kansas City police kill suspect, 2 others dead

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Kansas City police say they shot and killed a suspect after a shootout and then found two other people dead inside a home.

The shooting occurred Thursday evening after officers were sent to a home in eastern Kansas City on a report of a burglary in progress.

Police say in a news release that when officers arrived, a suspect began firing at police. They returned fire, killing the suspect.

When officers entered the home they found two bodies inside and took one adult female into custody.

No other details were immediately available.

Copyright 2011 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

  • Heartland NewsNewsMore>>

  • Carbondale tames alcohol laws during eclipse weekend

    Carbondale tames alcohol laws during eclipse weekend

    Thursday, August 17 2017 10:03 PM EDT2017-08-18 02:03:00 GMT
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    As part of kicking off eclipse festivities the city of Carbondale is allowing the open carry of alcoholic beverages in a specific area downtown.

    As part of kicking off eclipse festivities the city of Carbondale is allowing the open carry of alcoholic beverages in a specific area downtown.

  • KY Emergency Management activated for solar eclipse

    KY Emergency Management activated for solar eclipse

    Thursday, August 17 2017 9:44 PM EDT2017-08-18 01:44:30 GMT
    (Source: Pixabay)(Source: Pixabay)

    The Kentucky Emergency Management (KYEM) will activate the State Emergency Operations Center in Frankfort and a Regional Response Coordination Center in Hopkinsville, Kentucky for the August 21st solar eclipse.

    The Kentucky Emergency Management (KYEM) will activate the State Emergency Operations Center in Frankfort and a Regional Response Coordination Center in Hopkinsville, Kentucky for the August 21st solar eclipse.

  • Jury convicts TN man for 2016 murder

    Jury convicts TN man for 2016 murder

    Thursday, August 17 2017 9:24 PM EDT2017-08-18 01:24:24 GMT
    (Source: KFVS)(Source: KFVS)

    On Thursday, August 17, a jury in Fulton County issued a guilty verdict in the October 1, 2016 murder of Mark Williams.

    On Thursday, August 17, a jury in Fulton County issued a guilty verdict in the October 1, 2016 murder of Mark Williams.

Powered by Frankly