INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) - Officers with the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department believe two fatal shootings Friday night are related.
Police responded to the 5300 block of East 32nd Street shortly after 10:30 p.m. to the report of shots fired.
When officers arrived they found a male victim suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene. He has been identified as 22-year-old Christopher Stark.
Shortly after, police say a woman brought a man suffering from gunshot wounds to WIshard Memorial Hospital. The man arrived at Wishard in critical condition. He later died as a result of his injuries. He has been identified as 20-year-old Jermaine Vales.
There is no word on what led to the shooting.
IMPD officials believe the two incidents are related.
This is an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call IMPD at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS (8477).
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