Person shot, killed on east side

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – The Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department responded to a deadly shooting on the city’s east side Friday night.

The shooting occurred in the 1100 block of North Ewing Street around 10:30 p.m.

When police arrived they found a man inside the home suffering from a gunshot wound. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. His name has not been released.

Police say it’s unknown what led to the shooting. Detectives were interviewing a number of witnesses.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call homicide detectives at 327-3475.  Callers wishing to remain anonymous they can contact Crime Stoppers at 317-262-TIPS (8477).  Callers can also text “INDYCS” plus tip information to 274627(CRIMES). provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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