Today’s top headlines (1/20/2020)

News you need to know before you head out the door

KANSAS CITY, Mo – Police say at least two people are dead and 15 are injured after a shooting in Kansas City night club. The shooting happened on 40 Highway and Noland Road around 11:30 last night. Investigators say a fight broke out after the suspect was denied access to the Nine Ultra Lounge. The suspect reportedly started shooting during the fight. A security guard is believed to have shot and killed the suspect.

PITTSBURG, Kan – Police responded to a call on 8th and Locust in Pittsburg Yesterday. 21-year-old Kaitlyn McMurry and 28-year-old William T Patton were reportedly seen at the residence; both are wanted for several crimes in Woodson, Allen, and Crawford Counties. Officers searched the area and found two people in a Maroon Chevy Silverado Pickup. Officers fired at the driver who was believed to to be Patton. The pickup escaped and the drivers condition is unknown. It was last seen heading east on 7th Street from Locust. Patton is considered armed and dangerous.

WEBB CITY, Mo – A Webb City man dies in a wreck in Newton County.  Around 9:00 A.M. Saturday morning, 47-year-old Gregory Lumpkins was driving on I-49, two miles north of Neosho, when he went off the left side of the ramp.  Lumpkins overcorrected and went off the right side of the road, flipping his truck.  He died at the scene.

CARTHAGE, Mo – Vision Carthage registers with American in Bloom. Vision Carthage focuses on beautifying Carthage in order to attract more visitors. They plant flowers, trees, and shrubbery at different locations in the community. America in Bloom will provide insight on how to further improve the area. Officials are excited and local businesses are benefiting as well.