INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. — A man was killed in a shooting on the near east side of Indianapolis Saturday night.
According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, the shooting occurred around 7:25 p.m. in the 200 block of N. Forest Ave in a residential area near E. Washington Street and Rural Street.
Police say when officers arrived on scene an adult male was discovered lying in a yard with a single gunshot wound to the body. The man was pronounced dead on scene by paramedics. He was later identified as 34-year-old Richard Williams Jr.
At this time, police do not have any information about a possible suspect or suspect vehicle. Homicide detectives continue to investigate the case.
Anyone will information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at 317-262-TIPS (8477).
Police say using Crime Stoppers allows tipsters to remain anonymous.
If the information leads to a felony arrest, tipsters may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $1000.