Shooting kills 1 on Indy’s east side


INDIANAPOLIS — Police are investigating a shooting that left one person dead on Indy’s east side.

According to the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, the shooting occurred around 3:55 p.m. in the 7900 block of Palawan Drive in an apartment complex near Brookville and Franklin roads.

Police originally said the victim was listed as being in critical condition and transported to a nearby hospital.

Police later stated that despite life-saving techniques, the victim succumbed to their wounds and died.

No information has been released at this time as to the identity of the victim.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detective Eric Amos at the IMPD Homicide Office at (317) 327-3475 or e-mail him at

Alternatively, you can call Crime Stoppers of Central Indiana at (317) 262-8477 or (TIPS) to remain anonymous.

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