INDIANAPOLIS — Two people were killed among seven people shot in a violent evening across Indianapolis.
The two men were killed in the same shooting, which was the second of five that would happen before midnight Wednesday evening. The city’s homicide total on the year now sits at 251, which is a new record.
Wednesday’s night double homicide happened about 6:45 p.m. Police were called about a person shot at the 9000 Westfield apartments, just southeast of the intersection of East 91st Street and Westfield Boulevard.
Officers arrived to find the men with gunshot wounds. One man was in a vehicle; the other was outside, said Officer William Young with IMPD.
Both men died after being taken to a hospital. No suspects are in custody.
Investigators are seeking witnesses. Anyone with information was asked to call the IMPD homicide office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-8477.