Man dies at hospital following northeast side shooting

Police at scene on September 19, 2018/Photo from Tom Sheehan

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. – A man passed away Wednesday after police responded to a shooting in the morning.

According to IMPD, it happened around 11:45 a.m. in the 4000 block of E. 38th St. on the northeast side of Indianapolis. When they arrived, they found a man suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

IMPD said the man was taken to IU Health Methodist Hospital in critical condition where he later died. The Marion County Coroner’s Office identified the victim as 24-year-old Jordan Wells.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS. This is an active and ongoing investigation.