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3rd Kansas City homicide occurs in less than 5 hours

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Published on November 7, 2019 - Duration: 03:04s

3rd Kansas City homicide occurs in less than 5 hours

Three people were shot to death in Kansas City, Mo., on Wednesday, bringing the total number of homicides for 2019 to 126.

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3rd Kansas City homicide occurs in less than 5 hours

BREAKING AT TEN...THREE HOMICIDES IN LESSTHAN FOUR HOURS --ACROSS THE METRO.ALL THREE HAPPENEDWITHIN A FEW MILES OFEACH OTHER.AND POLICE NEED THEPUBLIC'S HELP FINDINGTHE GUNMEN.WE WANT TO GOSTRAIGHT TO 41 ACTIONNEWS REPORTER ARIELROTHFIELDWHO IS LIVE AT THEKANSAS CITY POLICEDEPARTMENT'S EASTPATROL... ARIELTHE DETECTIVESINVESTIGATING THESETHREE DEADLYSHOOTINGS ARE BASEDOUT OF HERETHEY HAVE BEEN GOINGFROM ONE CRIME SCENETO THE NEXT-- WORKINGON ALL THREE CASESAND WHILE THEIRINVESTIGATIONCONTINUES... POLICE TELLME AS OF NOW, THESECRIMES DO NOT LOOKLIKE THEY ARECONNECTED.A DEADLY NIGHT INKANSAS CITYRosilyn Temple/ KC Mothers inChargeWe got to get angry.

I meanangry.THE FIRST DEADLYSHOOTING-- HAPPENEDNEAR 52ND AND OLIVEJUST AFTER 3NEIGHBORS TELLINGPOLICE THEY HEARDMULTIPLE GUNSHOTS...LOOKED OUT THEWINDOW... AND SAW A MANLYING IN THE STREETTHREE HOURS LATER...ANOTHER CRIME SCENE--WITH MORE YELLOW TAPE.Sgt.

Jake Becchina/ KCPDThe scene here is secondary.This is just where a vehicleended up.

We don't know ifthey came here for help or ifthis was just the first placethey sawA WOMAN DEAD IN THEPASSENGER'S SEAT OFTHIS S-U-VAT THE MCDONALDS NEAR31st and a VANBRUNTPOLICE BELIEVE SHE WASSHOT NEAR 32nd andBRIGHTONBEFORE ANOTHER WOMANDROVE HER HERESgt.

Jake Becchina/ KCPDThey are knocking on doors,trying to talk to as manypeople hopefully to get abetter idea and maybesomebody saw something.Their hope is that someonesaw somethingAS DETECTIVESINVESTIGATED THISSECOND DEADLYSHOOTING---A THIRD CALL CAME IN...THIS ONE..

AT 24TH ANDCHELSEAA MAN SHOT AND KILLEDOUTSIDE A HOMERosilyn Temple/ KC Mothers inChargeEnough is enough.

I'mseriously saying three in threehours, we have to be out ofour minds to allow this tohappen in our communityAND POLICE FEEL THATWAY TOO.TELLING US-- THEY HAD ATWO-WEEK STRETCH...BEFORE WEDNESDAYNIGHT... WHERE THEREWERE JUST TWOHOMICIDESSgt.

Jake Becchina/ KCPDTwo homicides is two-toomany.

A two week stretch wasa good stretch of time.

Wework tirelessly to preventhomicides, work withcommunity groups, to do pro-active work to stopdisagreements or argumentsthat lead to homicides.3:37:16 Now with three withina span of four hours,obviously it's challenging topatrol personnel, it'schallening to detectives, it'schallenging to crime sceneinvestigators.POLICE ARE ASKINGANYONE WITHINFORMATION TO CALL THEDEPARTMENT'S HOMICIDEUNITOR THE TIPS HOTLINE...WHICH IS COMPLETELYANYNOMOUS.AND THEY WANT TOREMIND YOU-- THERE ISALWAYS A 25-THOUSANDDOLLAR REWARD LEADINGTO AN ARREST FOR EACHOF THESE CASES.REPORTING LIVE.

ARIELROTHFIELD.

41 ACTIONNEWSARIEL ROTHFIELD, 41ACTION NEWS.THANKS, ARIEL.TODAY'S HOMICIDES MARK126 FOR KANSAS CITY THISYEAR.THAT IS THE EXACTAMOUNT WE HAD IN 20-17DURING THIS TIME...LEADING TO ONE OF THEDEADLIEST YEARS INRECENT HISTORY.SO FAR IN 2019, OFFICERSHAVE CLEARED ANDSOLVED 70 OF THOSEHOMICIDES.

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