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Bloomington police investigate shooting near Indiana University

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Posted at 11:45 AM, Mar 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-30 11:55:33-04

BLOOMINGTON — Police in Bloomington are investigating a shooting early Friday morning near Indiana University.

Bloomington Police Department officers were called around 2 a.m. to the intersection of East Kirkwood Avenue and North Dunn Street on the report of shots fired, BPD Capt. Ryan Pedigo said in a press release. Officers located several shell casings in an alleyway nearby.

A short time later, investigators were told a 23-year-old man arrived at IU Health Bloomington Hospital suffering from a gunshot wound to his leg, Pedigo said. The man is in stable condition and is not believed to be suffering from life-threatening injuries.

It is believed the man was injured in the shots fired incident at East Kirkwood Avenue and North Dunn Street, Pedigo said.

Detective Josh Burnsworth is still investigating the incident and is asking anyone with information to contact him at 812-349-3363.