BREAKING NEWS Indiana Beach Closes Full Story
SEVERE WX : Flood Warning View Alerts

Police: Teen shot walking to Indianapolis school bus stop

Police say a 17-year-old boy was shot and wounded while walking to a school bus stop in Indianapolis.

Posted: Aug 13, 2019 10:23 AM

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Police say a 17-year-old boy was shot and wounded while walking to a school bus stop in Indianapolis.

Police spokeswoman Officer Genae Cook says the teen was shot shortly after 6 a.m. Tuesday on the city's east side. The Indianapolis Star reports the teen was unable to tell police details of what happened.

WXIN-TV reports the teen ran home after being shot, told his mother what happened and lost consciousness. Cook says he was taken to a hospital, where he was undergoing surgery.

The circumstances of the shooting are under investigation.

Article Comments

West Lafayette
Few Clouds
34° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 21°
Feels Like: 27°
Kokomo
Clear
35° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 21°
Feels Like: 26°
Rensselaer
Clear
32° wxIcon
Hi: 36° Lo: 19°
Feels Like: 26°
Fowler
Clear
32° wxIcon
Hi: 36° Lo: 19°
Feels Like: 26°
Williamsport
Clear
35° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 21°
Feels Like: 26°
Crawfordsville
Broken Clouds
33° wxIcon
Hi: 38° Lo: 22°
Feels Like: 24°
Frankfort
Overcast
37° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 22°
Feels Like: 29°
Delphi
Clear
32° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 21°
Feels Like: 26°
Monticello
Clear
33° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 20°
Feels Like: 26°
Logansport
Clear
32° wxIcon
Hi: 39° Lo: 21°
Feels Like: 24°
Drying Out, but Turning Colder.
WLFI Radar
WLFI Temps
WLFI Planner

Community Events