KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Independence police are investigating a homicide after a teenage girl was found dead on Wednesday afternoon.
Police said that shortly after 2 p.m., officers responded to the 2300 block of South Crescent Avenue for a “nature unknown” call.
They located a woman inside the residence, who had died from an “apparent gunshot wound,” police said.
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