1 dead after shooting on Indy’s near northwest side

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A person died after being shot on the near northwest side of Indianapolis.

Around 9:15 p.m. Tuesday, police say they were called to the 1800 block of Winfield Avenue in response to a person shot.

The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department says a resident told them he and another man were having a dispute in front of his home. The man then got into his car and began to leave when the resident shot into the vehicle. The vehicle traveled less than a block before it crashed into another vehicle.

Wednesday, the Marion County Coroner’s Office identified the deceased man as 31-year-old Tony McClain Jr. He died from multiple gunshot wounds.

Police say this was an isolated incident between two people who knew each other.

Anyone with information regarding this shooting should contact IMPD or Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477.

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