17 year old shot outside at Anderson restaurant, two suspects arrested.

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ANDERSON, Ind. (WISH) – Anderson Police are investigating a shooting of a 17 year old early Sunday at a restaurant on the city’s southeast side.

Police were called to the IHOP restaurant at East 53rd Street and Scatterfield Road around 2:45 Sunday morning where they found the victim shot in the parking lot.

Police say the victim was shot once in the chest.  He is currently in serious, but stable condition at an Indianapolis hospital.

Suspects matching the description were stopped by Hamilton County officers along I-69 later in the morning.

Four people were inside the car when it was stopped, but Anderson police say only two people face charges at this time.

19 year old Christopher L. McGregor has been charged with aiding, causing and inducing attempted murder.

18 year old Michael J. Wright has been charged with attempted murder.

Both suspects are from Indianapolis and both are on a 72 hour hold in the Madison County Jail pending formal charges

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