Teen dies following Fishers shooting


The Fishers Police Dept. is investigating a homicide after responding to a shooting just before 10 p.m. Aug. 13 at Best Choice Fieldhouse, 11825 Technology Dr.

Upon arrival, officers found two 17-year-olds suffering from supposed gunshot wounds. Both victims were transported to a local hospital, where one, an Indianapolis resident, later died. The other victim, also an Indianapolis resident, is currently in stable condition at the hospital.

Following the shooting, officers began searching for suspects. Witnesses reported seeing two Black males leaving the area in a brown model Toyota Camry. A press release from FPD stated initial information indicates the shooting was a targeted attack. FPD is working with its other law enforcement partners in the area to establish a motive and identify the suspects.

FPD stated there is no active threat to the community. Anyone with information regarding the incident is asked to contact Det. LaShawn Tyler at 317-595-3313.


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