Police: Suspects fire shots into car during attempted robbery in Lawrence

Scene of shooting on July 18, 2017

LAWRENCE, Ind. – Shots were fired early Tuesday morning during an attempted robbery in Lawrence.

According to the Lawrence Police Department, the incident happened  at the Spring Valley Mobile Home community near Pendleton Pike and Post Road. Police were dispatched around 4:20 a.m.

Police said two people were sleeping inside a car when a white car pulled up next to them. A man got out of the vehicle, walked up to their car and told them to give up whatever they had.

The victims said they didn’t have anything, and shots were fired into their vehicle. One of the victims suffered a graze wound to the head and was taken to Eskenazi Hospital.

The other vehicle left the scene and police said the suspects were still at large.