Child Killed

March 20, 2019 - 10:21 pm
A young boy, 3, is dead after breaking away from his father's hand in downtown Kansas City, Missouri, running into traffic and being struck by a gas company truck. The accident happened around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. The boy was in critical condition when officers arrived, but died at a hospital. His...
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September 10, 2018 - 9:15 pm
Olathe police say an 18-month-old boy died after being hit by a vehicle. Police said the child was hit shortly after noon in Olathe. Investigators believe a family member may have been backing out of the driveway when the incident happened. The child was later pronounced dead at a hospital. The...
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August 16, 2018 - 7:48 pm
A Missouri woman who's charged with killing her daughter, 5, and critically injuring her son, 1, by intentionally driving into the Kansas River told authorities she wanted to die and didn't want anyone else to have her children. The affidavit released Wednesday says Scharron Renea Dingledine of...
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August 03, 2018 - 7:25 pm
A judge has reduced the bond for a Kansas woman charged in the death of her young daughter. Shelby Johnson, 26, of Oxford, is charged with first-degree murder, second-degree murder, child abuse and aggravated child endangerment in the death of 7-month-old Jesslinn Hulett. During a court appearance...
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December 26, 2017 - 4:34 pm
Video images of a Wichita boy being severely abused months before his body was found encased in concrete in the home where he lived with his mother and her boyfriend were described in court documents backing up the mother's and boyfriend's arrests. The Wichita Eagle reports the images appear to...
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