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Police: 1 dead, 1 wounded in shooting on east side of Indianapolis

The incident happened just after 1 a.m. Saturday near 21st Street and Mitthoeffer Road.

INDIANAPOLIS — One person is dead and another was wounded early Saturday in a shooting on Indianapolis' east side.

The incident happened just after 1 a.m. in the 2100 block of Lake Terrace West Drive, which is just northwest of 21st Street and Mitthoeffer Road.

An IMPD spokesperson said officers responding to a 911 call about a shooting found two victims in a vehicle. One of the victims, an adult male, was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been identified by the Marion County Coroner's Office as 20-year-old Francisco Sandoval.

The second victim, an adult female, was reportedly "stable" when taken to an area hospital.

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

Anyone with information can contact Det. Larry Craciunoiu at the IMPD Homicide Office, (317) 327-3475 or e-mail him at Larry.Craciunoiu@indy.gov

You can also can call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana, (317) 262-8477 (TIPS) to leave a tip but remain anonymous.   

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