INDEPENDENCE, MO (KCTV) -- The authorities are investigating after someone was fatally shot inside a restaurant on Saturday evening. 

Police were called to the Thai Spice restaurant in the 18900 block of E. Valley View Parkway at 7:20 p.m. 

When police arrived, they found an employee who had been fatally shot. 

Police have detained a person of interest, who is also an employee.

People were eating at the restaurant when the shooting happened.

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