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Person Shot During Attempted Home Robbery

Last updated on Tuesday, April 16, 2013

(INDIANAPOLIS) - Police say one person was shot in the leg during an apparent attempted robbery at a home on the city’s northeast side.

The shooting was reported just before 5 a.m. in the 7600 block of Blue Creek South Drive near 75th Street and Hague Road.

A person inside the home told police that about 4:30 a.m., two men came to the door claiming to be police officers. The men broke the front door and forced their way in. The victim sprayed the men with pepper spray before they shot him in the leg.

The victim called 911 and was taken into surgery at Wishard Memorial Hospital.

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