INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – The Independence Police Department says a teen walking to a bus stop found a body Friday morning.

The body was discovered near 24th andhomicide-investigation-300x168 Park as the student walked to meet her school bus. Witnesses told police of shots being heard before the body was found. The victim was reportedly a man in his 20 who was found lying near an air conditioning unit.

Police are not releasing any further details at this time.