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IMPD investigating two separate deadly shootings Friday night

Posted at 10:07 PM, Oct 16, 2020

INDIANAPOLIS — Police are investigating two separate deadly shootings Friday night in Indianapolis.

Around 9:45 p.m. officers were called to investigate after two people were shot in the 2000 block of Roosevelt Avenue, Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Officer William Young said in an email.

One person later died and another person is in critical condition, Young said.

Around the same time, officers were called to the 2700 block of North Parker Avenue to investigate the report of a person shot, Young said.

Officers arrived and found a person who appeared to be suffering from at least one gunshot wound, Young said. They later died.

Police are also investigating a deadly shooting around 6 p.m. in the 1600 block of North Exeter Avenue.

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The incidents do not appear to be connected.

Additional details have not been released.

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