Police hear gun shots while responding to reported burglary, find victim in parking lot

Indianapolis Area Crime

INDIANAPOLIS — A man was taken to the hospital after a shooting at a northwest side apartment complex overnight Thursday.

IMPD says it was the officers themselves who heard the gunshots around 12:44 a.m. on Lynnfield Road at the Scarborough Lake apartment complex. They were already responding to a report of a burglary in progress.

After the shots were heard, police located a male victim in the parking lot. He was taken to the hospital.

Police have not said whether there is any connection between the shooting and the burglary.

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