Independence police investigating life-threatening shooting

Independence shooting
Posted at 3:17 AM, Jun 15, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-15 06:54:03-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo.  — Independence police are investigating a shooting in the 9800 block of East. 29th Street.

Reports of the shooting were called in to police around 1:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Upon arrival, police found an adult woman with a gunshot wound outside a residence.

She was taken to an area hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The incident is still under investigation and there is no suspect information.

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