One person fatally shot and two others injured in Belton Saturday morning, police say


One person was killed and two others were injured in a shooting Saturday morning in Belton, police said.

The shooting occurred on Maggie Court. People involved in the shooting arrived at Research Belton Medical Center and the QuikTrip near Missouri 58 and Bel-Ray Boulevard, according to the Belton Police Department.

Lt. Dan Davis said so far the investigation has not indicated anybody else was involved.

Investigators are working crime scenes at all three areas and ask that the public avoid those areas if possible.

No other information was immediately available.

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