Fight turns fatal when 22-year-old is shot

The shooting happened just before 2:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon in the 3700 block of East Market Street. (WISH photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) -One person is dead after a shooting on the near east side of Indianapolis.

Police have identified the victim as 22-year-old Deandre Johnson.

The shooting happened just before 2:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon in the 3700 block of East Market Street.

After arriving on scene, police discovered a male victim who was suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

He was taken to the hospital in critical condition, and later died.

Police said the shooting stemmed from a fight that started inside a home and then spilled out into the street.  They say that fight involved a large group of people.

“Obviously multiple people saw what happened and we’re asking for them to come forward and do the right thing,” said Major Richard Riddle.

Anyone with information on this deadly incident is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 317-262-8477.

 

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