3 men face federal firearms charges in Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl parade shooting

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Three men look national firearm charges successful relationship to nan Kansas City Chiefs Super Bowl parade that near 1 personification dormant and 22 others injured.

Fedo Antonia Manning, 22, was charged successful a 12-count criminal title unsealed Wednesday, nan U.S. Attorney's Office for nan Western District of Missouri said.

Ronnel Dewayne Williams, Jr., 21, and Chaelyn Hendrick Groves, 19, were charged successful a four-count national criminal complaint.

The defendants are not accused of opening occurrence connected Feb. 14 successful downtown Kansas City, adjacent to Union Station, wherever nan parade had ended and nan rally was held. Two juveniles were arrested by constabulary and charged past period successful a Jackson County tribunal connected gun-related and resisting apprehension offenses.

Federal authorities, instead, said Manning, Williams and Groves were progressive successful forbidden firearms trafficking and straw purchases of firearms.

 paradePeople fly aft shots were fired adjacent nan Kansas City Chiefs' Super Bowl LVIII triumph parade connected Feb. 14, successful Kansas City, Mo.Andrew Caballero-Reynolds / AFP - Getty Images

"At slightest 2 of nan firearms recovered from nan segment of nan wide shooting astatine Union Station were illegally purchased aliases trafficked," U.S. Attorney Teresa Moore said successful a statement. "We activity diligently pinch our rule enforcement partners to support firearms retired of nan hands of criminals by investigating and prosecuting those who illegally bargain and waste vulnerable weapons."

Twelve group brandished firearms and astatine slightest six group fired their weapons during nan shooting, according to tribunal documents. Authorities judge nan shooting stemmed from a conflict among respective people.

Police recovered respective firearms, spent ammunition casings, and different items from nan scene, nan U.S. Attorney's Office said.

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