Two injured in drive-by shooting outside Hammond apartments, police say

HAMMOND – Two people were injured in a drive-by shooting on Sunday night outside an apartment building in Hammond, police say.  

According to the Hammond Police Department, the shooting occurred around 9:15 p.m. in the 1200 block of Martin Luther King Drive. Police say a silver car was seen traveling southbound on the street when the occupants of the car opened fire on several people who were standing outside one of the apartment buildings at the location.

Two people were shot and taken to an area hospital to be treated for their injuries. Police say both victims are in stable condition.
 
Anyone with information regarding the shooting is urged to call Detective Chase Zaffuto with the Hammond Police Department Criminal Investigations Division or call the anonymous tip line at 1-800-554-5245. 
 

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