Teenage boy shot in neck in NW Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS - In yet another firearm-related incident in Indianapolis, a teenager was sent to the hospital in critical condition after being wounded by gunfire late Tuesday evening in an alley.

Indianapolis police (IMPD) said a bit before 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, a report came in of someone who had been shot in an alley in the 1100 block of West 35th Street.

IMPD said when officers arrived, they found a 16-year-old male with a gunshot wound to the neck.

Investigators said the boy refused to say how he was shot, and the boy is refusing to cooperate on the investigation.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to report it to police at 317-327-3811 or report information anonymously via Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477 (TIPS). Tips may also be texted with "INDYCS" to 274637.

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