independence and bales shooting

KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- The police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened in Kansas City, Missouri on Friday afternoon.

The shooting happened before 3:37 p.m. in the area of Independence Avenue and Bales Avenue.

Chopper 5 was overhead as first responders administered CPR to the victim before he was taken to the hospital. 

The victim, a 55-year-old man, had been shot several times and ended up dying. Later on Friday, he was identified as Jordan B. Smith.

The investigation is ongoing. 

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