Breaking News
More () »

IMPD: 2 men injured in shooting outside northeast side restaurant

The shooting happened in the 3800 block of North Emerson Avenue on the northeast side Saturday night.

INDIANAPOLIS — Police are investigating a double shooting that happened outside a northeast side Indianapolis restaurant on Saturday. 

IMPD said an officer was sitting at the Marathon gas station across the street from Ebony & Ivory Restaurant, located at 5101 E. 38th St. near North Emerson Avenue. 

Just before 7:45 p.m., the officer heard gunshots near the restaurant. That's when police said someone called dispatchers to report a shooting at the restaurant. 

Police arrived to find two men who had been shot. Both were taken to the hospital.

IMPD later said one of the men was in critical condition and the other was in stable condition. 

Investigators have not identified the men or released further details about the shooting. Police are asking anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.  

Credit: WTHR
Police investigate a shooting in the 3800 block of North Emerson Avenue on Saturday, April 23, 2022.

This shooting happened minutes after another shooting that left a man dead on the near north side of Indianapolis. 

IMPD said officers were called to a shooting just before 8 p.m. in the 1900 block of North College Avenue on the corner East 20th Street near Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park.

They arrived to find a man who had been shot. He was taken to a local hospital but died there.

Check back for updates.


Before You Leave, Check This Out