INDEPENDENCE, Mo. — The Independence Police Department is investigating a homicide after a shooting victim was shot and killed outside a home Thursday.

Police said 51-year-old George Dale, of Kansas City, was shot outside a home near E. 35th Street South and E. 35th Street Court South.

The victim was located in the parking lot of a Cargo Largo nearby.

Police responded to a shots fired call around 11 a.m. Thursday.

Independence police said the case is still under investigation. Suspect information has not been released yet.

Anyone with information is asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 816-474-8477.

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