Avon police investigating overnight robbery, shooting

Police on scene of robbery and shooting at Residences apartment complex in Avon. (Photo: Avon Police Department)

AVON, Ind. (WTHR) – The Avon Police Department is investigating a robbery and shooting that happened over the weekend.

Shortly after midnight on Saturday night, police responded to reports of shots being fired at the Residences Apartment complex located off of Ronald Reagan Parkway in Avon.

Officers from the Avon Police Department, Brownsburg Police Department, Plainfield Police Department, and the Hendricks County Sheriff's Department responded to assist at the scene and detained several individuals on the property.

Avon detectives identified the individual who was responsible for the shots that were fired and recovered the firearm used in the incident, according to police.

Detectives are still investigating this matter as this remains an ongoing robbery investigation.

"We truly appreciate the ongoing public support and patience that it takes to allow law enforcement agencies to conduct investigations of this magnitude," Avon police wrote in a Facebook post.

If you have any additional information regarding individuals who may have been involved in this incident, please call Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS.