Crime Watch 8

Police seek 3 men after motel robbery, shooting

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is searching for three men in connection to a robbery and shooting at a motel.

The incident was reported January 8 just before midnight at the Gateway Motel at 1740 North Lafayette Road on the city’s west side.

Police say one of the men knocked on the door and asked the victim a question. When the victim opened the door, all three men forced their way into the room. The men stole several items and shot the victim in the leg. The men left the motel in a newer model white Ford Taurus.

Anyone with information on the suspects is urged to contact Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana. Tips may be submitted by calling (317) 262-TIPS (8477) or by visiting