One person was injured in a shooting Monday afternoon near Independence Avenue and Blue Ridge Boulevard, according to the Independence Police Department.
Officers were called to the area shortly before 4:30 p.m., according to a message the Police Department posted on Twitter.
The investigation encompassed areas along Independence Avenue where the road intersects with Blue Ridge Boulevard and nearby Stark Avenue.
One shooting victim was taken to a hospital, according to police.
Police did not immediately release any other details. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.