For Immediate Release
Sept. 26, 2019
A 64-year-old Kansas City man has been charged in connection with a beating that left the woman victim in a coma, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced today.
Steve Allen, dob: 10/11/1955, faces Assault 1st Degree.*
According to court records filed today, Kansas City police responded a little after 11:30 p.m. on Tuesday to the 5400 block of Blue Ridge Cutoff, where residents in an apartment building reported an altercation in a specific apartment. Police found the victim inside the apartment. She had been beaten severely and was unconscious. Witnesses identified the defendant as the man who had been in the apartment with the victim. The defendant told police detectives that he and the victim had argued over missing items from his apartment.
Prosecutors requested a bond of $100,000 cash.
For more information, contact:
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Jackson County Prosecutor’s Office
Jean Peters Baker, Prosecutor
Work : (816) 881-3812
Mobile: (816) 674-3954
*Charges are only accusations and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until the defendant is either found guilty or has pleaded.