Man shot on north side, in critical condition

The shooting happened on the city's north side on Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016. (WISH photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – One person is in critical condition following a shooting on the city’s north side Sunday evening.

According to IMPD, the shooting happened in the area near East 38th Street and North Meridian Street just before 7:30 p.m.

Police on scene said they initially responded to the area for a call of shots fired.  Upon arriving on scene, a male victim between 18-20 years old was discovered suffering from a gunshot wound.

The victim was taken to Sidney & Lois Eskenazi Hospital in serious condition, but was later downgraded to critical condition.

Police said a gun was discovered at the scene.

The southbound lanes of North Meridian Street near 38th Street are blocked off as officers investigate.

No suspect information has been released.