Chris Oberholtz, KCTV5 - Kansas City

Chris Oberholtz

KCTV5 - Kansas City

Kansas City, MO, United States

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Recent articles by Chris:

Man dies after shooting near 69th, Jackson in east Kansas City

Kansas City police are investigating an overnight homicide. → Read More

1 dead, 1 in custody after double shooting in Kansas City

Officers were called about 10:45 p.m. Monday to the 300 block of Van Brunt Boulevard on the sound of shots fired. That call was then updated to a shooting in → Read More

Update: KCFD says large fire at Waldo church was accidental

Around 11:15 a.m., crews were called the three-alarm fire at the Keystone United Methodist Church at W. 74th Street and Wornall Road in the Waldo area. → Read More

Kansas City firefighters battling large church fire in Waldo

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Firefighters are battling a large church fire in Kansas City. → Read More

Fallen Independence police officer donates kidney to Springfield police officer

Two Missouri police officers, who never got to meet, will forever be connected. → Read More

Man killed in shooting near 30th, Wabash in Kansas City

Officers who were outside the East Patrol Station heard sounds of gunshots in the area about 9:30 p.m. Wednesday. Those officers immediately began canvassing the area and within minutes a → Read More

Update: Independence police officer seriously injured, suspect fatally shot

Police were called about noon Wednesday to South Northern Boulevard and East 24th Street South. → Read More

Harrisonville police investigate city's first homicide in years

Officers responded about 2 a.m. Monday to the parking lot of the QuikTrip located at 1402 S MO-291 Highway. → Read More

Troopers: 1 dead in wreck on I-35 near Kearney

The Missouri Highway Patrol is investigating a fatal wreck on southbound Interstate 35 just past Highway 92. → Read More

Man killed after struck by train along Hwy. 45 in Platte County

The Platte County Sheriff's Office is investigating a man hit and killed by a train near Farley. → Read More

Wrong-way driver killed in Northland crash on I-35 near Chouteau

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- A wrong-way driver was killed in crash overnight in the Northland. → Read More

RECIPE: These loaded 'tots on a stick' will satisfy all every tailgating fan

INGREDIENTS: • 32 tater tots • 16 slices bacon • 8 6-inch wooden skewers • 24 ¼-inch slices jalapeño pepper • Nonstick cooking spray • ¼ cup plus 2 tbsp pale ale • ¾ cup (6 ounces) original Velveeta® cheese • ½ tsp Worcestershire sauce • ½ tsp Dijon mustard DESCRIPTION Tasty tots served on a stick for easy munching! Makes a great side for weeknight dinners. Found in our Gatherings Summer 2021… → Read More

Kansas City police seek help locating missing 13-year-old girl

The family of Angela Buckner says she has mental health issues and they are worried about her safety. → Read More

Gunman kills Kansas City man on his birthday near 19th, Vine

The victim has been identified as 32-year-old Mortez C. Falkner. → Read More

Police involved in standoff with armed man near 99th, Wornall

Officers were called just after 7 a.m. Tuesday to the 9900 block of Wornall Road on a disturbance involving a man armed with a gun. → Read More

Person in custody following man's shooting death in south Kansas City

Officers were called about 11:45 p.m. to a house in the 7500 block of East 117th Place on an ambulance call. A man was rushed to the hospital suffering from → Read More

City Hall in Weston closed due to possible COVID exposure

WESTON, MO (KCTV) -- Weston City Hall will be closed for the rest of business on Thursday due to possible COVID-19 exposure. → Read More

Flags at half-staff to honor Overland Park Officer Freddie Castro

Flags are at half-staff at the Overland Park Police Department in honor of Officer Freddie Castro. → Read More

Flames destroy Smuggler’s Inn in Kansas City; police investigating as arson

The flames destroyed the Smuggler’s Inn located at 1650 Universal Plaza Dr., and fire officials say they’re working to find who started it. → Read More

Man found dead under tree after apparent shooting, KCK police say

Detectives are currently investigating the 30th homicide of the year in Kansas City, Kansas. → Read More