Man in serious condition after west Indianapolis shooting


Police are investigating a shooting that wounded a man on the near west side of Indianapolis Tuesday night.

Officers responded to the shooting in the 1800 block of Sharon Avenue around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday. They found a man shot multiple times in the abdomen.

Witnesses told police a vehicle left the area after the shooting at a high rate of speed. The victim, whose identity has not yet been released, was talking with emergency workers before being taken to Wishard Hospital.

The victim is listed in serious condition.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 262-TIPS. Callers may also text "INDYCS" plus tip information to 274627 (CRIMES).