IMPD recovers car taken in violent carjacking

Police tape surrounds a carport after a person was shot after a carjacking on August 13, 2015 (WISH Photo/Drew Blair)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department found the vehicle taken in a violent carjacking Thursday morning.

A 23-year-old man was shot in the leg around 7 a.m. Thursday during the carjacking. The man was waiting to take his daughter to school.

IMPD officials said officers found the Hyundai Elantra around 9:30 p.m. Thursday in the 3600 block of Capitol Avenue. 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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