Double shooting on Indy’s east side leaves 1 critically wounded


INDIANAPOLIS — A double shooting has left two stepbrothers injured on Indy’s east side.

According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, the shooting occurred in the 2600 block of Forest Manor Avenue at around 9:20 p.m. in a residential area near Sherman Drive and Massachusetts Avenue.

Police confirmed officers arrived and located two stepbrothers suffering from gunshot wounds.

Police said one of the victims was a 15-year-old who was shot in the leg and transported to Riley Hospital where he’s in stable condition.

The second victim was shot in the back and the leg and is listed as being in critical condition. Police could not confirm the second victim’s age at this time.

This makes for the third shooting investigation in Indianapolis on Wednesday evening and a total of four people shot since 6 p.m.

No further information has been released at this time as the investigation is active and ongoing.

This story will be updated once more information has been gathered.

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