Crime Watch 8

Man fatally shot at east side apartment complex

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — A man was fatally shot Friday afternoon at an apartment complex on the city’s east side, police said.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police officers responded to the 7900 block of Palawan Drive just before 4 p.m. on reports of a person shot.

Upon arrival, officers found a man with injuries consistent with a gunshot wound.

The victim was taken to Eskenazi hospital in critical condition and pronounced dead a short time later.

No victim or suspect information was immediately released.

Anyone with information about the crime was asked to call Detective Eric Amos at the IMPD homicide office at 317-327-3475 or e-mail him at

This story has been updated to correct the name of the homicide detective on the case.