Gunfire claims another victim; 1 dead in northeast side shooting


INDIANAPOLIS — Indianapolis Metropolitan Police are investigating another deadly shooting — this one on the city’s northeast side.

Shortly after 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, officers with the Lawrence Police Dept. heard shots being fired near E. 42nd St. & N. Post Rd. IMPD officers were asked to respond and found an adult male with gunshot wounds at a residence in the 4000 block of Stratford Ct. The victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

On Wednesday, the victim was identified as 24-year-old Oliver Wallace. The coroner listed his cause of death as a probable gunshot wound and manner of death as homicide.

No word on circumstances or if police have a suspect.

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