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Police: 2 dead in shooting on Indy's north side

The shooting was among at least five reported to police in Indianapolis Wednesday night.

INDIANAPOLIS — IMPD is investigating after two people were fatally shot early Wednesday evening.

The shooting happened around 7 p.m. in the 8800 block of Westfield Way, which is just southwest of East 91st Street and Westfield Boulevard.

Officers responding to a report of a person shot found two adult males with apparent gunshot wounds. Both men were taken to hospitals but were pronounced dead a short time later. 

There's no word on suspects or a possible motive.

The Marion County coroner identified the deceased as 20-year-old Blake Coffman and 21-year-old Andrew Jones. Both men died from their gunshot wounds.

Credit: WTHR/Russ Govert

The shooting was among at least five reported to police in Indianapolis Wednesday night. Five people total were wounded in the four other shootings.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Det. David Miller at IMPD Homicide, 317-327-3475 or David.Miller@indy.gov

Information can also be shared anonymously to Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana by calling 317-262-8477 (TIPS).

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