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1 person dead, 1 injured in shooting at gas station on Indy's far east side

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Posted at 1:39 PM, Aug 08, 2023
and last updated 2023-08-08 17:16:07-04

INDIANAPOLIS — One person is dead and a second person was injured in a shooting at a gas station on Indianapolis' far east side Tuesday afternoon.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were initially called to parking lot in the area of N. German Church Road and E. 38th Street around 12:30 p.m. Arriving officers located two victims with injuries consistent with a gunshot wound in the parking lot of a Citgo Gas station and a Brother's liquor store.

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The first victim was transported to the hospital where they later died.

The second victim was also transported to the hospital in stable condition.

Police say several businesses and cars were also damaged during an apparent exchange of gunfire.

At this time, police do not have any suspects in custody.

The shooting remains under investigation. Anyone with information about the shooting should contact Detective Jeremy Ingram at the IMPD Homicide Office at 317.327.3475 or e-mail him at You can also call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.

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