KCPD responds to incident on Plaza, uses pepper spray on crowd
41 Action News Staff , Garrett Haake
11:20 PM, Sep 14, 2013
6:55 PM, Sep 15, 2013
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - Police were out in force on the Country Club Plaza Saturday night in response to an altercation involving a large group of teens.
According to reports from the scene, officers used massive pepper spray canisters to break up a large fight among teens.
Witnesses told 41 Action News reporter Garrett Haake that the incident started after a movie ended at the Cinemark Palace on the Plaza and teens headed toward the J.C. Nichols fountain to avoid the Plaza curfew when the fight began. Haake noted the crowd at the scene is still on edge.
Police and teens tell me after a movie got out, a large group came here to avoid the curfew and a fight broke out. Police arrived & sprayed