IMPD investigating shooting on near west side, two suspects fled on foot

Update – Police have identified the male victim that was shot Saturday on the near west side. 32-year-old Olumide Bakare is the victim according to police.

Two suspects, a male and a female, allegedly fled on foot north on Centennial Ave.  Both are considered armed and dangerous.

Police have reported that the male suspect was wearing a blue hoodie.

At this time, investigators believe a robbery may have been the motive for the shooting.

We will continue to update this story as we receive more details.

Original Story:

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Police have responded to a shooting on the near west side.

According to police, at around 3:25 p.m Saturday, IMPD was dispatched to investigate a report of a person shot near W. 10th and Centennial Ave.

They have transported a male victim to Eskenazi Hospital in serious condition.