1 killed in Lawrence shooting


INDIANAPOLIS– Police in Lawrence are investigating a shooting that killed one person Monday afternoon.

Officers responded to the scene in the 11200 block of Pendleton Pike, east of Sunnyside Road, just after 1:15 p.m.

The Lawrence Police Department says officers arrived to find a male inside a vehicle with at least one gunshot wound. Medics took the male to IU Health Methodist Hospital in critical condition. He was pronounced dead after arrival, according to police.

The victim has been identified as 32-year-old Cameron Anderson of Indianapolis.

Investigators believe the shooting took place while Anderson was inside the vehicle traveling east on Pendleton Pike. Witnesses told authorities there may have been a second person inside the vehicle who fled on foot before police arrived. Officers are trying to find the second person who may have been in the vehicle.

LPD says the shots fired came from outside the vehicle, likely from another vehicle. Investigators are working to determine suspect identity and vehicle description, as well as the circumstances that led to the shooting.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-TIPS (8477), where information may be shared anonymously.

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