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Walk-in patient dies from gunshot wound at east side hospital

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Posted at 6:54 AM, Oct 07, 2020

INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis police are investigating after a person suffering from a gunshot wound died early Wednesday at an east side hospital.

A walk-in patient who had been shot arrived at Community Hospital East just after 12:30 a.m., according to information from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department. The victim was pronounced deceased.

Police believe the shooting occurred at a different location, but officers were unable to find a crime scene. Detectives responded and took over the investigation.

The victim's identity has not been released.

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