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Independence police search for shooting suspect

Updated: 2013-11-03T02:01:57Z

Independence police were searching for a suspect Saturday night in a shooting along U.S. 291 that sent one man to the hospital.

Police said two people were walking on a frontage road near U.S. 291 and U.S. 24 about 6:30 p.m. when one was shot in the leg. The victim was taken to an area hospital, police said. A dispatcher said his condition was unavailable.

| Judy L. Thomas, jthomas@kcstar.com

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