Woman shot on sidewalk outside of nursing home on near north side

Photo from shooting scene on July 2, 2019

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A woman was shot on the sidewalk on the near north side of Indianapolis, and a homicide investigation is underway.

The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department responded to the intersection of E. 37th St and Central Ave around 5 a.m. Tuesday.

IMPD says a woman was found shot on the sidewalk, and medics transported her to the hospital in critical condition. She later died from her injuries.

The shooting happened right outside the Tranquility Nursing and Rehab.

Officers say they believe this is an isolated incident.

Central Avenue was closed from E 37th St to Powell Pl while officers investigated.

Anyone with information should contact the IMPD Homicide Office at 317.327.3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317.262.TIPS (8477).

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