City of Independence, Missouri

Shooting Investigation: Gates Bar-B-Q

Shooting Investigation

IPD detectives are investigating a shooting that occurred early this morning (7/15/19) at Gates Bar-B-Q, located in the 10400 block of E. US 40 Hwy in Independence, MO. At about 2:45 AM, three masked suspects entered the business and assaulted an employee. One of the suspects shot the employee several times as the suspects were fleeing. The victim was transported to an area hospital with life threatening injuries.

If you can help identify any of these suspects in this video, please call the Tips Hotline at (816) 474-TIPS, IPD Tips at (816) 325-7777 or email