Concert to benefit search for missing woman

The Kansas City Star

A benefit jazz concert, "Spring for Summer," will raise money to support efforts to find Summer Shipp, a missing Kansas City woman.

The show, from 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the Uptown Theater in Kansas City, will feature Ida McBeth & Friends, Larry Knight, David Basse and David Naster as master of ceremonies. Doors open at 6 p.m.

Donations, $10, go to "Friends of Summer." A $100,000 reward is offered for information about her whereabouts. Call the Move Up Secret Witness Program at (816) 753-1111 or the TIPS Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS or (816) 474-8477. For more information go to

Shipp, 54 when she disappeared in Independence, has been missing since Dec. 8.

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