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1 shot, injured in Independence Tuesday

Posted at 5:21 AM, Oct 05, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-05 06:21:48-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Independence police are investigating an early morning shooting.

The incident occurred before 4:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Police said a man was found shot at the Conoco gas station at 10600 E. Independence Ave.

They believe that he was shot three blocks away and arrived at the gas station to seek help.

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