Two possibly related east side shootings leave one man dead, another injured
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Police were called to investigate two east side shootings Wednesday evening.
The first shooting ended fatally. Police say a man in his mid-20s was shot in the neck at least one time in the 2100 block of Emerson Knoll Place around 7:30 p.m. He was then transported to Eskenazi Hospital, where he later died from his injuries.
Within minutes of the first shooting, officers say they were called to a second incident in the 3000 block of North Colorado Avenue. There, they found a man with a gunshot wound to his leg. He was transported to Eskenazi Hospital in serious condition. He is also in his mid-20s.
Police say these shootings may be related. Anyone with information regarding these incidents is urged to contact Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at (317) 262-TIPS (8477).