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Police sergeants son identified as the man killed at Arrowhead Stadium (Photo)

The man who died following a struggle at Arrowhead Stadium during the Chiefs game is the son of an area police sergeant. Kyle Van Winkle, 30, of Smithville, died at an area hospital Sunday night. His father, Sgt. Dean Van Winkle, is the public information officer for the city of Grandview. He said Monday afternoon that […]
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
December 02, 2013  |  1 Comment

New details emerge in Belcher case

A little over six weeks since Jovan Belcher shot his girlfriend, then turned the gun on himself, more key details are coming out that give a clearer picture of that tragic day. 

Via Down and Distance
January 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Details emerge in Belcher case

According to police, Jovan Belcher allegedly indicated to a "secret girlfriend" that he "would shoot" Kasandra Perkins if "she didn’t leave him alone."

Via Larry Brown Sports
December 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Source: Paternity talk sparked tragedy

Jovan Belcher's mother reportedly told investigators that an argument over whether he was actually the father of the couple's baby may have sparked the murder-suicide.

Via The Other Paper
December 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Police Release Video From Night Before, Day of Jovan Belcher Shootings in Kansas City (Video)

As information continues to filter out about the events surrounding last week’s murder-suicide involving Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher, the Kansas City Police Department has released two videos. The first video shows police talking with Belcher on Friday night, the day before the shootings. Belcher was asleep in his car that night outside the home of his “other girlfriend,”...
December 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Police release Belcher video

Kansas City police have released video from the hours before the Jovan Belcher murder-suicide during which they spoke with him in his car.

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December 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Police release video of Belcher encounter, 911 response

[There is a video that cannot be displayed in this feed. Visit the blog entry to see the video.] The saga continues to unfold. Just two days after the disturbing 911 call made by Jovan Belcher's mother was leaked, visual evidence has surfaced, giving a peak into the former Chief's final hours. On Friday, Kansas City police released dashboard video of an encounter with...
Via Helmet2Helmet
December 08, 2012  |  Discuss

Video: Police release video of Jovan Belcher stop

Police released the following video of Jovan Belcher’s early Saturday morning stop.  This incident happened several hours before Belcher shot his girlfriend Kassandra Perkins at her home and then drove to Arrowhead Stadium and shot himself. The video was taken just after 3a.m, apparently Belcher had fallen asleep in his car when police went to talk with him. The video is from...
December 07, 2012  |  Discuss

Bob Costas’ Sunday Night Football analysis of Belcher incident blunt; but rings true

At times it smacked of the self-righteousness that is sometimes hard not to depict when presenting a monologue about a hot topic on national television; but, in his closing argument Bob Costas brought some needed perspective to the events in Kansas City this weekend. The initial argument is abraisve; but his point about gun control is spot on...
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December 02, 2012  |  7 Comments

Belcher's locker set up for game day

The Chiefs set up Jovan Belcher's locker for game day a day after he murdered his girlfriend and committed suicide.

Via Diehardsport
December 02, 2012  |  Discuss
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