Two shot on northwest side

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Two men were shot outside a bar near 30th and Lafayette Road early Thursday morning. Both men were taken to Wishard Hospital.

Metro Police heard shots fired around 2:00 a.m. and found the two men in the parking lot of Bud's Tavern.  Nobody inside the tavern was injured, but approximately two dozen shell casings were found in the area.

The injuries to one victim were termed critical, with the other described as serious when they left in ambulances bound for Wishard. 

IMPD Aggravated Assault Detectives went to the scene and to the hospital to interview witnesses.

Check back for updates on a possible suspect.

Detectives ask for anyone with information about the shooting to call IMPD at 327-3811 or Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS(8477).

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