Courtesy of Kansas City Police Memorial (kcpolicememorial.com)
September 20, 1948: Three policemen and one bystander were killed in what came to be known as Kansas City’s Paseo Massacre.
This post was contributed by Ross Malone. A historian and a retired school teacher, Ross has authored many books about Missouri’s history, weird facts, and folk tales. He has also written children’s historical fiction. Visit his website, and buy his books in the Missouri Life store.