Category: Justice Dept – Western Dist. Missouri

KC Man Charged with Armed Robbery Conspiracy

A Kansas City, Missouri, man has been charged in federal court for his role in a conspiracy to commit at least seven armed robberies of local businesses, primarily fast food restaurants. Original Source

Eleven More Defendants Indicted for $4.1 Million Meth Conspiracy

Eleven residents in the Kansas City, Missouri, and St. Joseph, Missouri, areas have been added to a federal indictment that now charges a total of 25 defendants for their roles in a $4.1 million drug-trafficking conspiracy that distributed more than 520 kilograms of methamphetamine over three years. Original Source

Two Men Charged in Violent Kidnapping

Two men were charged in federal court today for kidnapping a woman who was rescued from her attackers at a Neosho, Missouri, hotel room. Original Source

KC Man Charged with Illegal Firearms

A Kansas City, Missouri, man was charged in federal court today with illegally possessing firearms, the first arrest under Operation LeGend, a federal partnership with local law enforcement agencies to address violent crime. Original Source