Shooting leaves 18-year-old with life-threatening injuries in Independence

News

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.

FOX4 has a crew at the scene and will continue to keep you updated as new information becomes available.

Anyone with information can call the Independence Police Departments tips line at 816-325-7777.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories

Latest

More News

Digital First

More digital first