1 dead, 1 wounded after being shot on city’s northeast side

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – One man was found shot to death inside a car and another was found wounded on the city’s northeast side Monday night.

Police say the injured man ran up to an officer stopped in traffic in the 4100 block of North Post Road at about 7:40 p.m. saying he had been shot. Police said the man suffered multiple gunshot wounds. He was transported to Eskenazi Hospital in serious condition.

Police said the man reported that the shooting happened on Brentwood Drive. While looking for the crime scene, officers said they found the second victim shot in a vehicle on Hampshire Ct.  He was pronounced dead at the scene.

On Tuesday, the victim was identified as Derick Daniels, 26.

Police say the shootings are “probably linked,” but their investigation is ongoing regarding a motive and possible suspects.

Anyone with information should call Crime Stoppers at (317) 262-TIPS.