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Motive for Kansas City-area crime spree still unknown


January 3, 2020

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Investigators are still trying to determine what prompted a man to steal a gun from a suburban Kansas City store and drive to an Independence car dealership, where he shot a salesman. The man, Jeffrey Millsap, 26, was shot to death by a Clay County deputy after a police chase that ended near Holt.

A gun found near Millsap's body was the same weapon stolen from Academy Sports and Outdoors in Liberty on Thursday, said Missouri State Highway Patrol Sgt. Bill Lowe.

Liberty police said when store employees refused to sell Millsap a handgun, he jumped across the counter...

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