Independence Police are looking for an 18-year-old woman as they continue to investigate an early Sunday shooting death in a west-side neighborhood.

Police consider Ingenue Persinger as a person of interest in the shooting death of Donald McIntosh, 38. Police had responded at 12:17 a.m. Sunday to a shooting at the 2900 block of South Forest Avenue, west of Crysler Avenue and between 29th and 30th streets. McIntosh was rushed to a nearby hospital, where he died from his injuries.

Persinger is listed at 5-foot-7 and about 200 pounds. Anyone with information about Persinger or about the shooting should call the TIPS hotline at 816-474-8477 or IPD at 816-325-7777 or email

McIntosh's death marks the third homicide this year in Independence.