17-year-old Avion Walton of Independence, Missouri dies in fatal Johnson County shooting –

Johnson County shooting death of Avion Walton – Obituary

Avion Walton, 17, of Independence, Missouri, has been identified as the victim of a deadly shooting on Father’s Day by law police.

According to a media release, police responded to a gunshot in the 200 Block of South 8th Street shortly after 2 p.m. Sunday. They discovered a female victim in her late teens.

Walton was taken to a nearby hospital by EMS and declared dead. Police said they had apprehended a suspect. The suspect’s identity and potential charges have not been revealed by police.