INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.—The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department is searching for a suspect in connection with a fatal shooting that occurred on Indianapolis’ northeast side Thursday afternoon.
Officers responded to the 600 block of E. 23rd Street in response to a person shot around 4:50 p.m. When they arrived, they found the male victim in an alley suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was pronounced dead at the scene by EMS personnel. On Friday, police identified the shooting victim as 16-year-old Quinton Nance of Indianapolis.
Police said the motive is unknown and they have not identified a suspect.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS (8477). Callers can also text “INDYCS” plus tip information to 274627 (CRIMES).