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Triple shooting on city's west side leaves two dead

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Posted at 8:44 PM, Jul 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-27 16:53:18-04

INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Officers are investigating after three people were found shot on the city's west side Thursday night.

Officers responded to the 5000 block of West 36th Terrace just after 8 p.m.

Upon arrival officers located Robert Surey, 23, with a gunshot wound inside of a vehicle. He was transported to a local hospital where he later died.

They also located another individual along along the 3000 block of West 34th Street inside a vehicle who also sustained injuries consistent with that of a gunshot wound. That person was also taken to an area hospital where they are said to be stable.

IMPD Officer William Young said in an email that one person has died. The other person's condition is unknown. Young said he believes the two incidents are connected.

Around the same time officers were investigating these shootings, they received word of another person, Bryant Bostic Jr., 21, who was fatally shot in the 1100 block of North Elder Avenue. It's unknown if this particular incident is connected with the previous two.

According to a release sent by IMPD PIO Genae Cook, Bostic was transported to a local hospital in critical condition where he later died.

Anyone with information about this incident should call the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.

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This is a developing story and will be updated as more information becomes available.