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Woman shot, set on fire in Indianapolis

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Police say a woman has been shot and set on fire in a neighborhood on the west side of Indianapolis.

When Indianapolis Metropolitan Police officers arrived, they found the woman suffering from both a gunshot wound and burns.

Medics took the woman to a hospital in critical condition following the incident that occurred just after 5 a.m. Friday.

The woman hasn't been identified and police haven't provided information about a possible suspect.

The events leading up to the incident are unclear, but we are working to learn more.

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