In a continuation of Mayor Joe Hogsett’s anti-violence plan, he announces a gun-free zone policy; City council passes new gun control ordinance, and Mayor Hogsett said people have been threatening him against these changes
On the steps of a home on North Kealing Avenue sits a memorial full of toys and stuffed animals.
A small pair of orange and black Nikes sit in the middle of the memorial to commemorate the life of 5-year-old Hakiem Scott.
A total of 22 people were shot in different incidents over a three-day period this weekend in Indianapolis. IMPD has confirmed one homicide and that many other victims are in critical condition.
It was the hundredth homicide in the city this year.
Charita Hinkle had just gotten out of the tub when she noticed multiple missed calls from her niece, Audrikka Burr.
Hinkle called her back:
“Auntie Rita, Randy got shot!” Burr screamed through the phone.
Randy is Hinkle’s son.