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Police reports show 10 Indianapolis homes hit by gunfire over 10-day stretch

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – Homeowners across Indianapolis feel terrorized in their own homes. In the last two weeks, nearly a dozen homes in Indianapolis have been hit by gunfire. One of those shootings killed a one-year-old girl. A half dozen gunshots ...

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