City of Independence, Missouri

Shooting Investigation in Hawthorne Place Apartments

Shooting Investigation in Hawthorne Place Apartments

On 08/13/2017 at 6:02 P.M., Independence police officers were dispatched to a shooting in the 600 block of N. Spring Lake Drive.

A woman was shot by an unknown subject while standing outside in the apartment complex. This investigation is still underway but it is believed that she was shot by a subject who may have been target shooting in a field to the northwest of the apartment building.

The woman suffered a single gunshot wound and is still being treated at a local hospital.

This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information about this shooting is asked to call the TIPS Hotline (816) 474-TIPS or IPD tips at (816) 325-7777 or email leads@indepmo.org