Person dies after being shot on Indy’s near east side

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A person has died after being shot on the near east side of Indianapolis, according to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.

Shortly before 8 p.m. Thursday, police were called to the 1200 block of North Tuxedo Street in regards to a person shot. When they arrived, they found a man suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Medical personnel transported the man to an area hospitalĀ in critical condition where he was pronounced dead despite lifesaving efforts.

Homicide Detectives were canvassing the area Thursday evening looking for any witnesses.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the IMPD Homicide Office at 317-327-3475 or Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-TIPS.

This is a developing story and will be updated once more information is available.

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