Man shot, killed in northeast side shooting identified

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – A man killed in a shooting on the city’s northeast side on Friday, Jan. 26 has been identified.

According to the Marion County Coroner’s Office, the victim was 35-year-old Billy Hawkins.

Officers from the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department were called to the 3700 block of Hillside Avenue on a report of shots fired around 3:42 p.m. Friday.

The shooting victim was found in the 3700 block of Baltimore Avenue. Medical personnel pronounced Hawkins dead at the scene.