One person dead, another in custody after shooting - KCTV5

One person dead, another in custody after shooting

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One person is dead and another in custody after a shooting in Independence.

Police said they were called to 19th Street and Norton Avenue shortly after noon Saturday on a shooting call. Officers found one person with apparent gunshot injuries who died a short time later at the hospital.

Detectives investigating on the scene took one person into custody.

Police aren't proving any further information at this time.

If anyone knows anything about the shooting, they are asked to call the TIPS Hotline at 474-8477, or the Independence Police Department at 816-836-3600.  

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