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Fire reported on North Hallock

A house fire was reported around midday Saturday in the 2000 block of North Hallock in Kansas City, Kan., according to fire officials.

Firefighters arriving at the fire noted there was heavy smoke. Firefighters went into the building, searched it, and vented the roof, fire officials stated. Two searches found no occupants inside, and the fire was extinguished.

Fire reported near 31st and Haskell

A house fire was reported Friday night in the 3100 block of Haskell Avenue in Kansas City, Kan.

According to the Kansas City, Kan., Fire Department, the first units on the scene reported heavy smoke and made an interior attack on the fire.

First-degree murder charge filed in July shooting case

A first-degree murder charge was filed today against Maurice Wayne Hall, 34, in connection with a homicide on July 25, 2016, at 400 Troup Ave.

Wyandotte County District Attorney Mark Dupree filed the charge in the case.

Tyrone Wilson died in the shooting. Wilson was standing in front of a building, talking to several other people, when he was shot, according to the district attorney’s spokesman.

Hall was taken into custody without incident on Jan. 18, the spokesman stated. His bond was set at $250,000.