Gunfire Erupts Amid Weekend Independence, MO Wendy's Riot

And it's very possible that this story might indicate we've hit "peak Summer" in the metro.

Here's a bit of drama and more info at the link . .  .

"A large law enforcement presence responded to the scene at 9014 East U.S. 40 Highway in Independence, due to the number of people involved in the incident.

"Investigation from police determined that shots were fired into the air to break up the disturbance. "

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Independence police responds to disturbance involving 50-60 people outside Wendy's

The Independence Police Department responded to a large disturbance overnight involving 50-60 people outside a Wendy's fast food restaurant.

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