Person fatally shot at northwest side apartment complex

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (December 27, 2013) – A person was fatally shot at a northwest side apartment complex Friday morning.

The shooting occurred around 12:15 a.m. in the 4800 block of Pendragon Blvd which is in the Lake Camelot Apartments complex near Georgetown and 62nd St. IMPD responded to the area in reference to the sound of gunshots.

When officers arrived, they found an unresponsive male lying outside an apartment door and suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

EMS personnel arrived and pronounced the victim dead at the scene.

The victim is confirmed to be 20-year-old Dequan Bird (pictured).

Homicide detectives advise that the incident originated inside an apartment and that they are still in the process of locating and interviewing possible witnesses.  They would like to encourage anyone with information regarding this incident to please contact the Homicide office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS.

We will continue to post updates as we receive them.