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Shooting scene at W 38th & Georgetown

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (Sept. 5, 2015)–Several shootings kept Indianapolis Metropolitan Police busy Saturday afternoon and evening.

At 2:35 p.m.  police were notified by Community Hospital North of a person who showed up at their facility with a gunshot wound to the foot.  27-year-old Christopher Mackin was reported to be stable with a non-life threatening wound.

Shortly after 4:30 p.m. police responded to a business robbery near West 38th Street and Georgetown Road.  A female employee of Obadiah’s Smoke Shop was shot in the thigh during the robbery.  She was in good condition at IU Health Methodist Hospital.  The shooter ran off.

At 4:42 p.m.  Police were once again called to a report of a person shot.  This time it was on the city’s east side near East 16th Street and North Arlington Ave. The victim was taken to the hospital in good condition.

At 7:22 p.m. police and ambulance were on their way to the 5500 block of East 38th Street.  Metro Police say the victim in that incident was shot in the knee.

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