Crime Watch 8

1 dead, 1 injured in shooting on near-north side

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A 23-year-old man is dead and a woman is injured after a shooting in a parking lot on the city’s near-north side. 

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department was sent shortly after 8:30 p.m. Tuesday to a parking lot in the 1100 block of East 16th Street, an area between a former warehouse and the Monon Lofts Apartments. It’s just east of the Monon Trail. 

IMPD said the man, identified Wednesday as Jasean Harris, died at a hospital and the woman, who has not been identified, was stable at a hospital. Her age has not been provided by police.

A silver Jeep and a black Can-Am Spyder three-wheeled motorcycle were behind the crime tape in the parking lot. 

Lots of witnesses told police that they heard the shots, police said. 

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Police at the scene said they believe Harris and the woman were together when shot, but have not confirmed that information.

Police have not said if they are seeking a suspect.

An IMPD spokesman said the area is not one prone to violent crime in the city.