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Two men found shot in apartment Sunday morning; One dead

The Bloomington police department is investigating a shooting that left one man dead, and another injured at an apartment building in the 500 block of S. Basswood Drive early Sunday, according to Bloomington Police Department Capt. Ryan Pedigo.

Police are still investigating.

Pedigo released the following statement to the media Monday:

“On 11/7/2021 at approximately 4:34 am, officers responded to an apartment in the 500 block of S Basswood Drive in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located two men inside the apartment with gunshot wounds. One of the men, identified as a 36-year-old man from Bloomington, died at the scene as a result of his injuries. The other man, identified as a 46-year-old man from Bloomington, was transported to IU Health Bloomington Hospital for treatment of his injuries. He was later flown to Methodist Hospital via LifeLine helicopter where he remains hospitalized. Investigators are working to determine what led up to the shooting. It is believed that both men knew each other and there is no ongoing threat to members of the community.

The investigation continues and anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Detective Wade Berry at (812)339-4477”

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