Teen girl in critical condition after Missouri shooting

November 28, 2021 GMT

INDEPENDENCE, Mo. (AP) — A teenage girl was taken to a hospital in critical condition after a Sunday afternoon shooting in the Kansas City suburb of Independence, Missouri.

Independence Police spokesman Jack Taylor said the shooting happened near the intersection of U.S. Highway 24 and Blue Ridge Boulevard around noon Sunday.

Few details about the shooting were immediately available Sunday afternoon.

The name and age of the victim wasn’t released. No suspect information was available.