Six people shot in Downtown Indianapolis: September 21st around 11:20 PMAmy Walsh (Author) Published Date : Sep 22, 2019 14:32 ET
Fifth mass shooting reported in the US at Illinois on September 21: To continue the mass shootings in the US this year another one was reported by IMPD 21st September night. Around 11:20 PM, IMPD or the Indiana Metro Police Department officials heard gunshots in the Maryland streets of Illinois. They rushed to find six victims shot near the Steak N Shake restaurant. Emergency medical service personnel were rushed in to take the victims to the hospital. It is the fifth mass shooting so far this year in the US where more than three to four people get injured or dead due to shooting.
IMPD's Aggravated Assault team in action: The suspected shooter fled the scene soon after the shooting. The IMPD's Aggravated Assault team is conducting a preliminary inquiry on the information of the suspect or the suspects. The report from the crime scene is not clear of any specific information obtained by the team.
Juveniles & adults among the six hurt by shooting: Among the six hurt by the shooting, four were breathing normally, and two of them are critically wounded. The injured includes both adults and juveniles, and the children were admitted to the Riley Children's hospital for treatment.
List of the mass shooting continues in the US
No place is safe is proof of the continuing mass shootings in the US. In 2019 alone, yesterday's shooting at Illinois is the fifth such incident. The other four include
- August 31 Texas shooting 20 people killing seven of them in Odessa
- August 3 Texas shooting killing 20 people and injuring 26 in El Paso
- May 31 Virginia beach shooting leaving 12 dead
- February 15 Chicago killing leaving five dead in Aurora
The Indianapolis shooting is a developing story and to be updated soon with further information.
Six people shot in Downtown Indianapolis: September 21st around 11:20 PM