Suspects sought after armed robbery attempt in Community Hospital North parking lot
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Dec. 2, 2015)– Police responded to a reported armed robbery Wednesday afternoon near Community Hospital North Wednesday.
Al Larsen with Community Health said an active shooter situation was initially paged out for one of the Community North buildings, and hospital staff took precautions according to their protocols. The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department said there is no active shooter situation, and that the event was an armed robbery.
Larsen said the apparent armed robbery occurred in one of the parking lots. The suspect then fled into a building, which prompted a brief lockdown.
Officers sweeped the building but no suspects were found. The lockdown has since been lifted.
IMPD says there were two suspects– one male and one female. Anyone with information is asked to call 317-262-TIPS.