Police: 19-year-old critically hurt after shooting on city’s northeast side

Image from scene on Aug. 7, 2017

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A 19-year-old male is in critical condition after a shooting near a gas station on the northeast side.

The shooting happened around midnight in the 2900 block of East 38th Street near the Clark gas station there.

Officers found a 19-year-old who’d been shot in the stomach and leg. He was taken to Eskenazi Hospital in critical condition.

Indianapolis Metropolitan police said a second victim approached officers. The man hadn’t been shot, but he did suffer a head injury and was also taken to Eskenazi.

Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting.