Birthday turns violent for teen shot at west side apartment complex

(WISH Photo)
(WISH Photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A teenager’s 18th birthday turned violent early Tuesday after he was shot several times at a west side apartment complex.

Police were called to the West Lake Apartments just before 1 a.m. on a report of a person shot in the 6000 block of Beachway Drive.

The apartments are located just east of I-465 and just south of West 10th Street.

Dispatchers say a female called saying her friend had been shot multiple times outside one of the apartments. She went on to say it was the victim’s birthday and he had just turned 18.

Police say the shooting victim was taken to the hospital in serious condition.

Investigators are still looking into what led up to the shooting.beachway-test-again2beachway-test-again2

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