Authorities investigating shooting in Independence, Kan.

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December 16, 2019 - 6:01 am
Authorities investigating shooting in Independence, Kan.
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Police and the KBI are investigating a fatal shooting in Montgomery County

The Kansas Bureau of Investigation says 19-year-old Kimberly Meeks, of Coffeyville, Kansas, was shot Saturday evening while walking along Main Street in Independence, Kan. around 6 p.m.

Independence has about 9,500 residents and it is located about 115 miles southeast of Wichita.

Witnesses told police that Meeks and a man were walking when an unknown person fired gunshots from a car and fled. The man who was with Meeks also ran after the shooting. Meeks died at the scene of the shooting.

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