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IMPD: One dead, one wounded in shooting behind west side business

It happened early Thursday morning in the 3700 block of North High School Road.

INDIANAPOLIS — One person is dead and another is injured after an incident in an industrial area on the west side.

It happened around 1:30 a.m. Thursday in the 3700 block of North High School Road.

Metro Police told 13News they found two people with injuries, a man and a woman. IMPD described the woman's injuries as "trauma" that may be a gunshot wound. 

The woman, later identified by the coroner's office as 40-year-old Wilma Hochstetler, was pronounced dead.

A male who was also shot was taken to a hospital in critical condition.

Police said two other people were involved in the incident, which took place behind a business. IMPD said it's not clear how the participants are connected or why they were at the business.

Anyone with information about this incident should call the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.

Credit: WTHR