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1 dead, 1 in critical condition after shooting on Indy’s near west side

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A woman is dead and a man is in critical condition after a shooting on Indy’s near west side Tuesday evening.

The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is responded to the area of St. Clair Street and N Belmont Avenue just after 8:15 Tuesday night. When they arrived, they found a man suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. He was transported to the hospital in a stable condition.

While officers were on the scene, they learned of a man and woman suffering from apparent gunshot wounds nearby. They believe the two scenes are connected.

The man at that scene was transported to the hospital in critical condition. The woman was pronounced dead at the scene. She was later identified as 59-year-old Eddie Brown.

Anyone with information related to the shooting is asked to contact police or call CRIME STOPPERS of Central Indiana anonymously at 317-262-TIPS (8477).

This is a developing story. We will provide additional information as it becomes available.

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