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IMPD investigating shots fired on east side

Posted at 11:44 AM, Dec 02, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-02 11:44:50-05

INDIANAPOLIS -- The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a report of shots fired on the city's east side. 

Officers responded to a call of shots fired in the 700 block of Carlyle Place around 10:30 a.m. An IMPD officer was in the vicinity when shots were fired. 

"Investigation is in its infancy," IMPD officer Chris Wilburn said. 

A person of interest is in custody, according to IMPD. 

An earlier version of this story indicated an officer was shot at, according to information from IMPD. Police later said the officer was in the vicinity, and could not confirm the officer was shot at.