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Posted on: October 17, 2022

[ARCHIVED] KC man, 38, charged in fatal sword attack on brother at KC home

For Immediate Release
Oct. 17, 2022

A 38-year-old Kansas City man has been charged in the fatal stabbing with a sword of his brother found on the family's front porch, Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker announced today.

Aaron K. Winn, dob: 3/20/1984, faces Murder 2nd Degree and Armed Criminal Action charges.*

According to court records, Kansas City police were dispatched to the 6200 block of Tracy on a reported cutting. Officers found the victim, Karl Winn, on the front porch. He had a sword through his chest. The defendant told police detectives initially that is brother had committed suicide. Then he stated that he had an argument with his brother over an oven. He showed officers a Facebook video in which he threatened to kill his brother.

The defendant is being held on a $750,000 bond. 

For more information, contact:

Michael Mansur

Director of Communication
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 de

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