3 injured in shooting near Indy canal
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — Three people were shot early Saturday morning near the canal walk in downtown Indianapolis.
The Indianapolis Metro Police Department has confirmed that a shooting occurred at approximately 1 a.m. Saturday in the 300 block of N Senate Avenue. There were reportedly a total of three male victims. It appears all three sustained “non life-threatening” injuries and are expected to survive.
Two of the men transported themselves to IU Health Methodist Hospital with injuries. Police later located the third victim downtown near the Canal Walk. He was also transported to the hospital suffering from at least one gun shot wound.
FOX59 has learned that all three victims were 19 year-old males.
Police have released very few details related to the case but did say a fight between two separate groups is what led to the shooting. It’s unknown at this time if a shooter or any suspects have been detained. The names of the victims was not released.
Detectives with IMPD were dispatched to the scene to interview witnesses and gather any potential forensic evidence. Police are asking anyone with information related to the shooting to contact CRIME STOPPERS at 317-262-TIPS.
This is a developing story.