Independence police investigating after man shot outside of QuikTrip

1 person in custody
July 22 Independence Quik Trip Shooting.jpeg
Posted at 2:46 PM, Jul 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-22 16:43:56-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo.  — Police in Independence are investigating a shooting outside of a QuikTrip that injured a man on Friday afternoon.

The shooting happened outside of the QuikTrip located in the 17800 block of East 39th Street.

Around 1:15 p.m., police were called to the QuikTrip on reports of a disturbance.

While enroute, a man shot the victim.

The victim was transported to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

Officers took the man who allegedly shot the victim into custody.