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IMPD: Business owner dies after Friday evening shooting in Indianapolis

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Posted at 5:15 PM, Sep 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-27 17:42:47-04

INDIANAPOLIS — A 78-year-old business owner died Saturday after a shooting Friday evening on the east side of Indianapolis, according to police.

Paul Edmonds was shot around 7 p.m. in the parking lot of Hardee's, in the 5900 block of South Brookville Road, near South Arlington Avenue, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Officer Genae Cook said in a media release. He isn't the owner of the Hardee's.

On Sunday, a 24-year-old woman was arrested in connection with Edmond's death, according to a press release from IMPD. Formal charges have not been filed, according to online court records.

Additional details have not been released.

Homicide detectives are investigating the incident, Cook said.

Anyone with information is asked to call IMPD homicide detectives at 317-327-3475 or report tips anonymously to Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-TIPS (8477) or online.