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Fox 4 reports BLM Protests occuring in KC Northland Over Mistaken Shooting of Gladstone Teen

A protest occured last night over the tragic shooting of a Gladstone teen by a homeowner. Apparently the teen, who is black, had knocked on the wrong door. The shooter is white. Over a thousand people gathered at the home Sunday night where he was shot. This lil rock is just happy that the teen has survived.


This happened in Clay County just north of Gladstone.  The sixteen year old Ralph Yarl, a member of our Gladstone community, went to the wrong address to pick up his siblings. He was shot in the head by the elderly white male homeowner , of whom, it can be assumed didn’t want him on his property. He shot him a 2nd time. Ralph is fighting for his life in intensive care. 

The homeowner has been released for police custody pending an investigation  Read about it