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1 shot, injured by Independence police; schools put on lockdown

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - One person was shot and injured by Independence police after an exchange of gunfire Monday morning near the former Rockwood Golf Club, according to police. Independence police said officers were called to the area of Nowlin Middle School around 11:30 a.m. for a possible suicidal person in the area.