Man dead after shooting on near north side

(WISH Photo/Joy Hernandez)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – Police said a man was shot and killed on the city’s near north side Saturday night.

According to IMPD dispatchers, the shooting happened in the 2800 block of N. Capitol Avenue around 6:20 p.m. A caller told police a man was lying in their yard.

Officers arrived to find the victim with multiple gunshot wounds. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police will identify the victim and the cause and manner of death following an autopsy. 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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