IMPD searches for suspects in June shooting
INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department detectives are searching for two suspects involved in a shooting on the east side in June.
IMPD East District officers responded June 26 to a report of someone being shot on 2000 block of East Michigan Street. That is a few blocks west of Rural Street.
After responding, the officers found a man with a gunshot wound in his leg.
The man was taken to Eskenazi Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.
IMPD aggravated assault detectives looked further into the incident. They learned that there was a disturbance inside the building that transferred outside. Eltonio Williams and Warren Archie allegedly had exchanged gunfire between each other. Williams allegedly pointed a gun at the head of Archie and pulled the trigger multiple times.
Archie has a criminal conviction that makes him qualified as a felon.
During the incident, a third person was shot.
Detectives continued the investigation for months.
The Marion County Prosecutor’s Office filed charges against Williams, 30, and Archie, 38. Williams was charged with attempted murder, battery by means of a deadly weapon and felon carrying a handgun without a license Archie was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm by a serious violent felon and felon carrying a handgun without a license.
People with information are advised to call dispatch at 317-327-3811 or call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 317-262-8477.