Jury Awards $10 Million in Wrongful Death and Injury Case Against Jackson County Deputy

Kansas City, Mo. — A Missouri state court has awarded $10 million in damages after a wrongful death and injury lawsuit was filed against Jackson County following a deputy-involved shooting that resulted in one death and left a woman injured. On a fateful night five years ago, a routine patrol escalated dramatically when two deputies from the Jackson Belden Police Department, both of who had been on the force for under five years, responded to what they believed was a routine disturbance at a local residence. However, the situation rapidly deteriorated, leading to the fatal … Read more

Kansas Prosecutors Request Dismissal of Charges in Jackson Mahomes Assault Case

OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – Kansas prosecutors are seeking to dismiss three felony charges against Jackson Mahomes, the brother of Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes, in connection with an alleged assault that took place at a suburban Kansas City establishment earlier this year. The incident occurred on February 25, 2023, at Aspens Restaurant and Lounge in Overland Park. According to court documents filed on Tuesday, Johnson County Assistant District Attorney Megan Ahsens requested the dismissal of the three counts of aggravated sexual battery that Mahomes had been facing. Mahomes is also facing a misdemeanor battery … Read more