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Shooting Reported in Independence

A shooting has been reported near Cody Road and Carol Ann Lane in Independence after police, according to scanner traffic, chased an apparent robbery suspect from Florence. 

According to scanner traffic, the suspect may have fired at an officer.

The suspect was apparently on foot and was chased in and around the nearby creek. 

Air Care was on the scene but later departed without a patient. UPDATE: A reader who lives on the street reported that the suspect has been captured and was loaded into an ambulance.

Further details were not immediately available but this story will be updated when more information is know. Follow The River City News on Facebook, Twitter, or email us.

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