Dutchman dies after being shot in Indianapolis | American news

One of the three Dutch soldiers was injured in the shooting outside the hotel Indianapolis He died over the weekend, the Dutch Ministry of Defense said.

The commando succumbed to his injuries on Sunday night surrounded by family and colleagues, the ministry said in a statement on Monday.

The soldier, whose identity has not been released, was one of three members of the Dutch commando corps who were involved in a disturbance outside the hotel where they were staying in the American city early Saturday, officials said. .

The other two injured soldiers are conscious, the Dutch ministry said.

The shooting happened around 3.30am local time (0830 BST) in the entertainment district of the city of Indianapolis. The Netherlands Ministry of Defense said there were 3 soldiers Indiana For training.

Indianapolis police say some sort of dispute between the three victims and another person or persons led to the shooting. Not arrested.

Indiana’s National Guard said the soldiers trained at the Muscatuck Urban Training Center, a 1,000-acre (405-hectare) campus about 40 miles (65km) southeast of Indianapolis. The Guard said in a statement that the base was used for training by the US Department of Defense “and other allies”.

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