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Person critically injured in shooting on East New York Street in Indianapolis

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Posted at 8:14 PM, Oct 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-29 20:21:18-04

INDIANAPOLIS — A person was critically injured in a shooting Thursday evening on the east side of Indianapolis, according to police.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department officers were called to investigate the incident around 7:50 p.m. to the 4600 block of East New York Street, near North Drexel Avenue.

Officers and emergency personnel found a person with an apparent gunshot wound when they arrived, IMPD Officer Genae Cook said in an email. They are in critical condition.

Additional information, including the identity of the person shot, has not been released.

IMPD is also investigating after two people were shot just before at an apartment complex on the city's northeast side.

MORE INFO | Two shot, one possibly killed at apartment complex on Indy's northeast side

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