1 killed, another injured in east side shooting

(WISH Photo/Kevin Ratermann)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – IMPD officials say one man was killed and another man was injured in a shooting Wednesday night on the city’s east side.

Officers responded to the 2600 block of Brookside Avenue around 9:21 p.m. on the report of a person shot. When police arrived they found several shell casings in the middle of the street.

Minutes later, two men walked into Community East Hospital with apparent gunshot wounds. One man was listed in critical condition and was later pronounced dead at the hospital. The other man was listed in good condition.

IMPD was talking to witnesses near the scene. A suspect description was not immediately released.

Anyone with information is asked to call IMPD homicide detectives at 327.3475 or callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers of Indiana at 262.TIPS (8477). Callers may also text “INDYCS” plus tip information to 274627 (CRIMES).

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