Police respond to 3 shootings in Indianapolis in 3 hours

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Police in Indianapolis are investigating three overnight shootings that all happened within three hours.

Around 11:20 p.m. Saturday, officers were called to the 3200 block of East 34th Street, between Keystone and Sherman. Police say a man was shot four times. He was taken to the hospital in serious condition. The man told police he was just getting home from work and walking up to his house when someone on the sidewalk shot him. Police say it doesn’t appear to have been a robbery.

About an hour later, police got a call about shots fired in the 1200 block of Perry Street. That’s on the south side near Shelby and Troy. Officers found a man who had been shot. He was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

A third shooting happened around 2:20 a.m. in the 1100 block of West 35th Street, near Martin Luther King Jr. Street. Police got a call about multiple shots fired in that area. Officers found a teenager who had a graze wound to the neck. That teenager was taken to the hospital.

Officers haven’t said if the violence is related. Early Sunday morning, no one had been taken into custody in connection to any of the incidents. If you have information call Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS.

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