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Worker injured in shooting at Indy Sam's Club

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Posted at 5:10 PM, Jan 04, 2021
and last updated 2021-01-04 19:48:55-05

INDIANAPOLIS — One person was injured in a shooting inside a Sam's Club on the west side of Indianapolis on Monday.

According to officers from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, it happened around 3 p.m. Monday at the Sam's Club, 5805 Rockville Road.

A Marion County officer working part-time security reported hearing what he believed to be a shot fired inside the store.

Police said an adult female employee at the store was grazed by a bullet and was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.

The man with the gun was detained as a person of interest, police said.

According to police, the incident is being investigated as an accidental shooting.