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  1. Oak Grove man charged with murder after woman killed in Independence double shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | KCTV5

    An Oak Grove man has been charged with murder after a woman was shot and killed during a double shooting early Tuesday morning in Independence. David Harris, 18, is charged with one count of second-degree murder, one count of first-degree assault and two counts of armed criminal action.

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  2. Mike Sanders sentenced to 27 months for federal chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | KCTV5

    Former Jackson County Executive Mike Sanders was sentenced to more than 2 years in prison Wednesday for misusing campaign funds.

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  3. Independence police looking for 2 men in connection to home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | KCTV5

    The Independence Police Department is looking for two persons of interest in connection to a home invasion that happened on Sept. 10. The first person was identified as Dennis J. "DJ" Brock, 24, from Independence.

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  4. Silver Alert: Independence man, 76, reported missing by familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 16 | KCTV5

    An Endangered Silver Advisory Alert has been issued for William "Bill" P. Totty, a 78 year old Independence man with dementia and diabetes. Bill is a white male, 5'7", 145 lbs.

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  5. Independence family unharmed after car slams into homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 2 | KCTV5

    A Lexis swerved off of Sterling Avenue, clipping a neighbor's fence and smashed into the corner of the home Paul Ferguson has rented for five years. "All the support beams are down and there's nothing holding his house up right now," Ferguson said.

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  6. One killed in multi-vehicle wreck in IndependenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 2 | KCTV5

    Police say a Ford heading eastbound on US 24 and Lee's Summit Road struck a Kia that was traveling northbound in the area. A man inside the Kia died after being transported to the hospital.

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  7. Weather: Thousands still without power after storms rip through Kansas City areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 29 | KCTV5

    Thousands in the Kansas City area remain without power after a series of strong storms ripped through the metro Tuesday evening. As of 6:10 a.m. Wednesday, 1,962 Kansas City Power and Light customers are without power.

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  8. Independence man sentenced to 17 years in prison for fatal road rage shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 24 | KCTV5

    A 41-year-old Independence man was sentenced on Friday to 17 years in a Missouri prison for a fatal shooting that happened in October of 2016. A Jackson County judge sentenced 41-year-old Christopher P. Taylor to seven years in prison for the conviction of involuntary manslaughter and 17 years in prison for the conviction of armed criminal action charges.

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  9. The Rant with Brad Stephens: Viewers disagree on same sex bathroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 23 | KCTV5

    Last night on the Rant, Faye from North Kansas City said it was ridiculous that two elementary schools in her district have same sex bathrooms.

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  10. Kansas City wants to hear from residents as they weigh changes to animal ordinancesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | KCTV5

    Kansas City is teaming up with animal lovers throughout the city as they hope to make changes to their animal ordinances. Wednesday at 6 p.m., the city is holding a public meeting to get feedback from residents about six proposed changes.

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  11. Veteran connects with family of fallen soldier after finding KIA braceletRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | KCTV5

    He found it in 2010 on a routine trip to the dumpster outside the Springfield, MO apartments where he used to live. "I was just taking out the trash," Lyon recalls.

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  12. Independence police working to ID suspects who stole from liquor storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | KCTV5

    If you can identify them, please call the Tips Hotline at 816-474-TIPS or IPD Tips at 816-325-7777.

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  13. Independence police trying to ID woman who committed fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | KCTV5

    According to the police, the suspect fraudulently purchased more than $4,800 worth of vehicle parts and accessories using a fraudulent credit or debit card. If you can identify her, please call the Tips Hotline at 816-474-TIPS or IPD Tips at 816-325-7777.

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  14. Independence woman dies following Thursday morning crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | KCTV5

    The crash happened when a 2010 Ford Fusion, which was headed north on Little Blue Parkway, pulled into the path of a 2010 Dodge 1500 pickup truck that was headed east on U.S. 40. The driver of the Ford was taken to a local hospital where she succumbed to her injuries on Friday morning.

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  15. Independence man sentenced to 15 years in prison for deaths of two boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | KCTV5

    An Independence man has pleaded guilty to two counts of second-degree murder and other charges related to wreck that resulted in the death of two boys, ages 6 and 10. A Jackson County judge sentenced Brian K. Moyer, 42, on Thursday to 15 years in prison on each of two counts of second-degree murder and two counts of first-degree endangering the welfare of a child. He was also sentenced to four years in prison for leaving the scene of an accident.

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  16. GRAPHIC: Independence shooting that injured 2 men, child caught on cameraRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2018 | KCTV5

    In an effort to generate more tips, authorities are releasing surveillance video of a shooting that injured two men and a child. Police said the suspect targeted three men with gunfire outside an Independence apartment complex in the 9500 block of East Winner Road.

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  17. Sucker Punched: Independence woman recovery after random attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2018 | KCTV5

    Police say the only motive that makes sense is a sort of dare that's been going around for decades - to walk up to a stranger and knock them out. "I'm angry but I'm also scared," said the victim, Savannah Sexton.

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  18. Independence man among 3 drowning victims over the weekend in MissouriRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2018 | KCTV5

    The Missouri State Highway Patrol says the first drowning happened around noon Saturday downstream of the Missouri 13 bridge in Truman Lake. The victim was identified as 62-year-old Edgar Tyler, of Independence.

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  19. Independence man drowns at Truman LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | KCTV5

    The incident happened in St. Clair County, 2.5 miles downstream from the Missouri 13 bridge, which is about 6 miles east of Osceola.

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  20. For third time in year, burglars break into home of Independence familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2018 | KCTV5

    Despite buying security alarms, surveillance cameras and reinforced locks, burglars broke into a family's home for the third in less than a year. This sign warning thieves they, "are being recorded and nothing in the house is worth dying for" didn't stop a group of suspects from forcing their way inside Richard Adams' Independence home off Atherton Road.

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