INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — The Independence Police Department is investigating a shooting Thursday evening that has left one person with life-threatening injuries.
Officers responded to the shooting just after 3:30 p.m. at the intersection of South Avenue and Osage Street.
When officers arrived they found an 18-year-old victim who was taken to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries.
Police said this is an active investigation.
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Anyone with information can call the Independence Police Departments tips line at 816-325-7777.