UPDATE (March 1, 2021)– Officials say charges against Sammy Tinnin were dismissed due to evidentiary issues.
UPDATE (Aug. 18, 2020)– Police say 27-year-old Sammy Tinnin was arrested in this case and charged with felony murder.
INDIANAPOLIS– Police say a man is dead after a shooting Wednesday on Indianapolis’ east side.
Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department (IMPD) officers were called to the 2500 block of North Emerson Avenue, south of East 30th Street, just before 9 a.m. on a report of an unconscious person.
Officers arrived and found a man had been shot and killed in the parking lot shared by a BP convenience store and McDonald’s.
Anyone with information on this shooting to report can call Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS (8477). Your tip may be worth a cash reward if it leads to a felony arrest.
Earlier Wednesday, IMPD investigated two deadly shootings just 10 minutes apart.
On Friday, the victim was identified as John Shockley, 24.