IMPD searches for suspect who shot 17-year-old


Indianapolis Metropolitan Police officers were called to the 3000 block of Webster Avenue to the Fredrick Square apartments near 30th and Arlington just after 7:30 p.m. Sunday to the report of a person shot. 

Officers arrived and found a 17-year-old black man suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.  He was transported by IEMS to Eskenazi Hospital in serious condition.  Police have not released his name.

Police say they are canvassing the area for potential witnesses, and were provided a suspect description:  Black male, unknown height, wearing all black including a hoodie with a sliver stripe and armed with a handgun.

Eyewitness News will have more information as it becomes available. 


Detectives urge anyone with information about this shooting to call IMPD homicide at (317) 327.3475. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers of Indiana at (317) 262.TIPS (8477).  

Callers may also text "INDYCS" plus tip information to 274627 (CRIMES).