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INDIANAPOLIS — An Indianapolis police officer is in serious condition after being shot Sunday night after responding to a report of a crash in Fountain Square, according to police. Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Sgt. Shane Foley said officers were initially responded to a vehicle crash around 10 p.m. in the 1600 block of Lexington Avenue. […]

INDIANAPOLIS — A 14-year-old boy suspected of shooting and wounding another teenager in an attempted carjacking in September was arrested after last week’s shooting outside the Ben Davis High School football stadium, police said Tuesday. The 18-year-old suspect in the Ben Davis shooting allegedly gave the gun to the 14-year-old that was used in the […]

UPDATE | Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Chief Chris Bailey confirmed during a press briefing late Wednesday night that it was not only a police officer who was shot and wounded, but two others; a woman and a girl. Bailey said the incident happened shortly before 9 p.m. when officers with IMPD’s North District were dispatched to […]

INDIANAPOLIS — “It was just an argument that went wrong,” Audrey McPherson said. “By people that clearly didn’t care about us grieving at all.” McPherson is reflecting on another unthinkable act of violence in Indianapolis, after her loved one’s funeral became the scene of a shooting on Saturday. Police said the attack injured at least […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis Metropolitan Police officers are investigating after responding to an “active gun fight involving shots fired” around 1 a.m. Sunday. Officers found multiple shell casings in the 200 block of South Meridian Street and say they received multiple calls about the incident. Police say no one was found shot on or around the […]

INDIANAPOLIS — The number of homicides in Indianapolis in 2021 so far is 114, and it’s not just deadly violence that’s increasing, but all violence, and it’s impacting families. Tisharra Roberts, who lives near E. 34th Street and Shadeland Avenue, reached out to WRTV for help after she said her car was shot out four […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Families receiving rent assistance in Indianapolis could face eviction for the actions of people living in their apartments who are not on the lease. WRTV Investigations learned that two men, one who died and another was wounded in the shooting at Beechwood Gardens Apartments on Monday in the 2900 block of Priscilla Avenue, […]

INDIANAPOLIS — A wild sequence of events took place in less than 15 minutes Saturday when a 21-year-old man allegedly shot two people, intentionally struck a third with an SUV, shot at three different vehicles and exchanged gunfire with police officers, striking one multiple times, before he was shot by police, according to the Indianapolis […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Detectives with Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department have made an arrest in the weekend shooting of a 5-year-old at Skateland, they announced Wednesday. The shooting happened just before 6:30 p.m. Saturday, when officers were were dispatched to a report of a person shot at Skateland, located on the city’s northwest side. When they arrived, […]

INDIANAPOLIS — Police are investigating after three men were shot Monday night on the northwest side of Indianapolis, according to police. Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department were called around 8:30 p.m. to two locations near West 52nd Street and Lafayette Road on the reports of a person shot. Officers arrived at the call in the 5200 […]

INDIANAPOLIS — A man has died after a shooting Sunday afternoon on the east side of Indianapolis, according to police. Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called around 3 p.m. to the 3700 block of Rinehall Drive, just west of the Marion and Hancock county line, on the report of a person shot.

A security guard was shot to death early Monday in Downtown Indianapolis, police said.