- Shots fired at 18th and Highland.
Rough week over at the 18th and Vine District: First, the Ninth Inning Sports Bar closed
, after only a year and a half in business. Then, around 4 a.m. Saturday, four people were shot after a fight broke out outside late-night jazz spot the Mutual Musicians Foundation, KCTV 5 reported
. Two of the victims are in critical condition.
Also on the East Side this weekend, a 30-year-old man was found dead in an empty lot on the 4500 block of Virginia. It's being investigated as a homicide. Anyone with information on the crime is encouraged to call the TIPS Hotline, at 816-474-TIPS.
UPDATE: KCPD has identified the man as Zachery McClenton, a black male, 42 years old.