INDIANAPOLIS, Ind (May 19, 2014) — Police confirm that four people have been shot and three have died on the city’s northwest side.
The shooting occurred in the 5200 block of Lakemanor Drive near 52nd Street and High School Road at about 10 p.m. Monday.
Police found two adult victims dead at the entryway of the house. A third adult victim was found in the backyard; he was taken to IU Health Methodist Hospital in critical condition and later died. Police identified two of those killed as Stranger Dunn, 34, Indianapolis, and Esker Dodson-Walker, 33, Indianapolis. The third victim has been identified but police have not notified his family, IMPD said.
A 10-year-old girl in a different house also sustained a gunshot wound in the leg or buttock and is in stable condition at Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health.
Police are calling the neighborhood “a mess.”
One person was detained in the 5200 block of Moller Road. Police have not given details on that person’s connection to the shooting and they have not said if they are searching for other suspects.