Two people injured in two separate shootings early Monday morning
INDIANAPOLIS (February 8, 2016) – Two people are injured after two separate in Indianapolis early Monday morning.
Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department responded to a call about a person shot in the 3200 block of Danube Way on the city’s southeast side just before 4 a.m.
Officers say when they arrived on scene, they found a victim suffering from a gunshot wound.
According to officers, an uncle and nephew were arguing over a gun. The gun fired and shot the uncle in the hand. The nephew fled the scene and police K9 units are searching the surrounding area.
Police say the victim was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police also responded to a call about a shooting near the intersection of Mickley Avenue and Rockville Road just after 4 a.m.
When they arrived on scene, officers say they found a victim who had been shot multiple times.
Police say this shooting started as a robbery in the parking lot of a Marathon gas station. Aggravated Assault detectives are handling the investigation and have not released any suspect information.
Police do not believe these shootings are related, and urge anyone with information to call Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS.