Teen shot in hand during robbery

(WISH Photo/Kevin Ratermann)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A 15-year-old was shot in the hand and taken to Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health just after midnight Wednesday morning.

Police at the scene said the teen was walking near East 25th and East Gale streets when someone approached him demanding everything in his pockets.

The teen fought back, and during the struggle the robber shot the teen in the hand, according to police.

The 15-year-old ran to his home a few blocks away and called police.

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