Two people shot near liquor store on near east side

(WISH Photo/Jessica Smith)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Police said a man and a woman were shot on the city’s near east side Sunday afternoon.

According to IMPD dispatchers, the shooting happened in the 1700 block of Roosevelt Avenue, near a liquor store there, around 3:42 p.m. Police said the victims’ car was shot up. They then drove to 11th and Lasalle Streets and got out and walked to N. Olney Street.

Police have not released the victims’ conditions, but they did say both victims were awake and breathing following the shooting. The two were taken to Eskenazi Health with non-life threatening injuries, according to IMPD.

Police said the victims knew the shooter.

24-Hour News 8 has a crew at the scene and will update this story as more information becomes available. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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