Teresa King, deputy killed in Wyandotte County Courthouse, had just been promoted to school resource officer. The single mom of three, worked courts for safety. GoFundMe pages created for King and Patrick Rohrer.
The Kansas City, Kan., Police Department announced that Wyandotte County sheriff's deputy Theresa King, 44, died shortly after midnight Saturday from injuries in a downtown KCK shooting. Deputy Patrick Rohrer, 35, also died.
In less than an hour Thursday afternoon, Kansas City police shot and killed three people in two incidents, one of which was downtown in a busy area. About a block from the scene of the first shooting,a police spokesman deemed the shooting justified and "unavoidable."
A Wichita man who had agreed to buy two tiger pelts has been charged in federal court. Ret Thach, 38, is charged with violating the Lacey Act, which prohibits interstate selling or buying of animals protected in the Endangered Species Act.
Galena Police Sgt. Blaine Cornelius and Tyrone Amos had a Facebook feud after Amos allegedly fled after a traffic stop. Amos, a rapper who goes by M3GAPHON3, turned himself in, and brought along a box of Krispy Kreme doughnuts for the cops.